Lincoln man named and charged with swiping high value watches

A 41-year-old man has been named and charged by police after two watches with a combined value of around £2,000 were stolen in Lincoln.

Robert Lowe of Carr Street was charged in connection with the theft from Ernest Jones jewellers, which was reported to police at around 12.30pm on Monday, September 9.

Lowe was was arrested in Lucy Tower Street in Lincoln soon after the incident.

He has been remanded and is due to appear at Lincoln Magistrates’ Court on Tuesday, September 10.