TWO men are due to appear in court after being charged with theft from a motor vehicle at a motorway service station.

Simon Ward and Peter Maughan, both of Cricketfield Road, West Drayton, were charged by Thames Valley Police.

They were charged with two counts of theft from a motor vehicle, going equipped and fraudulently using a registration document.

It relates to an incident on February 22 at the Reading eastbound services on the M4.

Items were stolen from two parked cars during the incident.

Ward, 33, and Maughan, 20, will appear at Reading Magistrates' Court on December 28.