A MAN has appeared in court charged with 17 burglaries.
Unemployed Lukasz Ksiezopolski, 27, of no fixed address, is alleged to have committed the crimes in West Sussex between October and February.
He is accused of burgling homes in Ellasdale Road, Silverston Avenue, Richmond Avenue, Devonshire Road, Hawthorn Road, Murina Avenue and Crescenta Walk in Bognor and Old Salts Farm Road, Lancing.
Further charges are for burglaries in Norfolk Square and Annandale Avenue in Bognor, The Drive and Monks Avenue in Lancing and The Darlingtons, Lavinia Way and Highdown Drive, Littlehampton, Meadow Way, Worthing, and Brooks Lane, Bosham.
Ksiezopolski was remanded in custody until next month by Worthing Magistrates.