Two arrested as van used in thefts is seized on A38

A white van involved in multiple rural thefts was stopped on the A38 and its occupants were arrested.

Thursday, 3rd May 2018, 3:51 pm
Updated Thursday, 3rd May 2018, 4:16 pm
Goods found in the van.
Goods found in the van.

Derbyshire Roads Policing Unit‏ stopped the van today, Thursday, May 2.

Property found in the back of the van has been recovered and the van has been seized.

A spokesman from the unit said: "The van was involved in multiple rural thefts and stealing parts from cars in High Peak and Dales area.

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"Both occupants arrested. Some property recovered. And as the cherry on the top, this horrendous tyre [tyre pictured]."

The horrendous tyre on the van.