30-year-old Luciano Dent from Freshwater, who has been on the run since the start of the year, was arrested by Police in Dorset this morning (Monday).
Dent, of Monks Lane, was standing trial at Isle of Wight Crown Court for 3 counts of conspiracy to commit burglary with intent to steal and 1 of burglary on 27th January 2017. He failed to attend court and was found guilty in his absence. Dent also failed to appear the same court on 24th February for sentencing, which was adjourned.
Extensive enquiries led Police to believe that Dent may have been in the Bournemouth area. This morning he was located and arrested in Dorset.