POLICE have charged a man over a spate of burglaries in the city centre.

Jody Robert-Keating faces four counts of burglary in Middle Street, Brighton.

Break-ins were reported at Slam Star Karaoke, The Werks Group, and premises within The Werks.

Police said a safe was stolen from the karaoke venue, while camera equipment and microphones were taken from The Werks.

Keating, 45, of no fixed address, was also charged in connection with a burglary at Select Electrical Supplies in Worthing in September.

He will appear at Lewes Crown Court on February 28.