Young man charged with aggravated burglary in Buxton

A 23-year-old man has been charged and remanded in custody after a burglary in Buxton where the offender was armed with a knife. 

Momodoulumi Sowe was arrested following the burglary on Fairfield Road on Sunday 31 January at around 10.30pm. 

Sowe, of Fairfield Road, was charged with aggravated burglary and possession of a knife in a public place and appeared on Wednesday (3 February) at Southern Derbyshire Magistrates’ Court where he was remanded to prison.

Police are also appealing for anyone in the area at the time of the incident to get in touch via the following methods, including reference 21*065291:

• Facebook – send a private message to /DerbyshireConstabulary

• Twitter – direct message the contact centre on @DerPolContact

• Website – complete the online contact form

• Phone – call 101 or contact independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 or by visiting

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