THREE people have appeared in court to plead guilty to burglaries at properties in St Helens.

One aged 16 cannot legally be named.

The others are Daniel Prudhoe, 21, from Myrtle Grove in Billinge and Andrew Yoxon, 18, from Litherland Crescent in Haresfinch.

The 16-year-old and Prudhoe admitted entering an address on Braeside Crescent in Billinge in June, stealing a range of electronic equipment including laptops and cameras along with passports, jewellery and car keys.

The boy also pleaded guilty to burgling a house on Eldon Street in St Helens in May taking 60 Playstation games, jewellery and a games console.

Prudhoe also admitted breaking into a property on Carr Mill Crescent in June with intent to steal.

Yoxon admitted breaking into the properties on Braeside Close and on Eldon Street.

Prudhoe and Yoxon are due to face sentence at Liverpool Crown Court in August. The 16-year-old will return to St Helens Magistrates’ Court also next month for sentence.