Chesterfield burglar jailed after guilty plea

Ricky Whitehead
Ricky Whitehead

A Chesterfield house burglar faces 16 months in jail, a court heard.

Ricky Whitehead, 26, of Carrwood Road was arrested and charged on suspicion of burglary after a break-in in September.

Sometime between Tuesday, September 29 and Wednesday, September 30 a house on Carrwood Road, Renishaw was broken into.

A large amount of things were stolen including alcohol, televisions, computer equipment and jewellery.

He pleaded guilty to the offence and was sentenced at Derby Crown Court on November 10. He received 16 months imprisonment and was ordered to pay £900 court costs.