Colchester: Man appears in court charged with aggravated burglary
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Reece Charlesworth, 35, of Bull Lane in Long Melford, appeared at Chelmsford Magistrates’ Court on Friday 9 February, to answer charges of aggravated burglary and possession of an offensive weapon.
He was remanded in custody to appear at Ipswich Crown Court on 8 March.
The charges follow an investigation into reports that, in the early hours of Monday 5 February, a suspect had knocked at the door of a property in Morten Road.
When the occupant answered the door, the suspect struck them with a crowbar and demanded money.
As the suspect left, they struck the occupant with the crossbar again, resulting in head injuries.
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