Burglar caught by DNA after cutting himself on smashed window
7:42pm Friday 16th August 2013 in News
A BURGLAR was caught when he cut his hand smashing a house window and was identified by DNA in his blood left at the scene.
At Bolton Crown Court Ashley Derbyshire, aged 27, of Prospect Terrace, Bury, pleaded guilty to burglary and was jailed for two years and six months for the break-in at a house in Higherclough Close, Bolton on May 2.
He was also ordered to pay a £120 victim surcharge.