Man pleads guilty to stealing handbags from housing complex in Hemel Hempstead

A 50-year-old man has pleaded guilty to carrying out two theft offences at a sheltered housing complex in Hemel Hempstead.

Daniel Hyland, of no fixed address, entered the complex in Chapel Street on two occasions and stole handbags.

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He appeared at Luton Crown Court on February 18 where he pleaded guilty to the following charges:

- Entering a flat within a sheltered housing complex in Chapel Street as a trespasser on January 16 and stealing a handbag and £15 in cash.

- Entering a flat within a sheltered housing complex in Chapel Street as a trespasser on January 19 and stealing a handbag and £45 in cash.

He has been remanded into custody and is due to appear at Luton Crown Court on March 18 for sentencing.