Three charged after snowdrops stolen in Little Walsingham
Police investigating the theft of snowdrops in Walsingham have charged three people.
Officers stopped a car on the A148 at Little Walsingham at around 2am on Wednesday 13 March and found a large number of snowdrops.
Subsequent enquiries established they had been stolen from the grounds of Walsingham Abbey.
Three men have been charged with theft and criminal damage. They are:
- Peter Gibbs, aged 30 and of Colvile Road in Newton-in-the-Isle in Cambridgeshire;
- Louis Stoker, aged 22 and of Walton Road in East Winch;
- Stefan Simpson, aged 30 and of Lilac Close in Wisbech.
All three have been released on police bail to appear before King’s Lynn Magistrates Court on Monday 25 March 2019.