Man jailed after break-in at La Sala restaurant

PUBLISHED: 15:12 01 December 2014 | UPDATED: 15:29 01 December 2014

La Sala restaurant

La Sala restaurant


A man who broke into La Sala restaurant in Woodford Bridge has been jailed.

Daniel Serra was arrested and charged with burglary following the break-in at the Chigwell Road venue in the early hours of November 7.

The 26-year-old, of Banbury Road in Walthamstow, appeared at Barkingside Magistrates Court on Thursday and was sentenced to 16 weeks in prison.

The court heard Serra was seen running away from the building at 2.40am on the night of the break-in, before being detained by police.

A spokeswoman for Redbridge police said while no items were found on Serra when he was arrested, six mini iPads and a blue laptop had been piled up outside the back door of the building.

A spokeswoman for La Sala declined to comment on the incident.

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