A man has been charged in connection with a Grays burglary. 

Dean Crooks, 31, of no fixed abode has been charged with burglary, obstructing or resisting a constable in execution of their duty, and assaulting a constable in the execution of their duty.

The charges relate to a burglary in Palmerston Road, Grays, on March 1. 

He is due to appear at Basildon Magistrates’ Court on Monday, April 9.