Chesterfield man arrested on suspicion of shoplifting in Matlock following police search

Police arrested a Chesterfield man on suspicion of shoplifting in Matlock following a search in the town centre.

Tuesday, 2nd March 2021, 11:25 am

Officers were called to Matlock yesterday (March 1) following a report of a shoplifter in the town centre.

Matlock Safer Neighbourhood Police Team arrived at the scene and conducted a search where they later identified a 32-year-old man from Chesterfield and arrested him on suspicion of shoplifting.

He remains in police custody.

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Police in Matlock arrested a 32-year old man from Chesterfield on suspicion of shoplifting.

On Twitter, Emma Karagkevrekis said: “That’s a long way to travel even for a bit of shoplifting.”

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