A Ceredigion man faces a crown court appearance accused of stealing from his employer.

Andrew Ling, 38, of Cysgod-y-Coed, Cwmann, Lampeter, appeared at Aberystwyth Magistrates Court on January 11 where he faced a charge of theft by employee.

Ling is charged with stealing £164,290 from Perpetual V2G Systems Ltd in Ceredigion between March 30, 2016, and June 12, 2018.

No plea was entered and he has been granted unconditional bail.

He is due to appear at Swansea Crown Court on February 10, 2023.