Two appear in court after North Shields burglary

Two men appeared in court in connection with a burglary in North Shields.

Officers received a report that two men were trying to get into a house in Grey Street through an upstairs window at 8pm om Sunday, June 30.

Officers attended the scene and arrested two men.

Tony George Alberts, 29, of Lynnholme Gardens, Gateshead, and Steven Mathew Catton, 32, of Blackhill Avenue, Wallsend, have both been charged with burglary, possessing a controlled drug and attempt burglary.

They appeared at North Tyneside Magistrates on Tuesday, July 2.