A TEENAGER has been arrested in connection with a burglary in Witham.

A set of keys and a silver Audi A1 were stolen during a raid on a property in Yew Close.

The incident happened around 9.15am on February 22.

A 16 year-old boy from Dagenham was arrested in east London on Sunday during a joint operation between Essex Police and the Metropolitan Police.

He remains in custody and is being quizzed by officers about the burglary.

If you have any information about the incident call 101 quoting the crime reference number 42/29184/20 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

The arrest is part of ongoing work under Op Columbia to tackle the issue of vehicles being stolen during burglaries and the either sold off or dismantled.