Jan Gina has been sentenced to two years and four months in jail for burglary and possession of cannabis.
The 31-year-old man was held after officers apparently found him sitting on a sofa at a property in Newcastle.
Flowers removed again from shrine to burglar killed while committing crime
A shrine was created outside Richard Osborn-Brooks' home to suspected burglar Henry Vincent
Police called to 'highly unusual episode' at Stoke-on-Trent address
The caller asked the victim if he wanted some work done on his house. When he refused, the man attacked the victim with what’s believed to be a claw hammer.
Police officer Sara Skinner had acid poured over her face and in her eyes when she tried to stop burglars
The homeowner pulled the covers off the alleged burglar and found him sleeping in dirty clothes
Jason Burns was jailed for three years after he admitted burglary and possessing cocaine
Sufiyan Mahmood attacked Faisal Khan as he was sentenced to seven years and 10 months in prison
Brazilian footballer forced to move into hotel after burglary in Mossley Hill