A man has appeared in court charged with an Ilfracombe burglary last month.

Martin Murray, 49, of Gould Road, Barnstaple, appeared at Exeter Magistrates’ Court on Saturday.

He was charged with entering a property in Ilfracombe with intent to steal.
He was also charged with possession of 0.11g of diamorphine, a controlled class A drug.

The alleged burglary took place on Sunday 22 July between 3.45pm and 4pm at a property on Mill Head.

Murray was remanded in custody and will appear at Exeter Crown Court on September 6.