A TEEN boy has been charged with burglary over a number of incidents across Bolton.

The 16-year-old, who cannot be named for legal reasons, appeared at Manchester and Salford Youth Court this morning (Friday).

The youngster was arrested by neighbourhood police officers on Wednesday February 19 in Farnworth.

The charge relates to a number of burglaries across the borough.

Following his court appearance, he has been remanded into youth detention until he appears at court again on Thursday, March 5.