Stolen trailer and thief located by police

Posted by: Belinda Hargreaves

Wed 5th June 2024

A stolen trailer and a thief were quickly located by police in the Alfreton area this week.
The incident happened on Monday, June 3.
A spokesman for Alfreton Police SNT said on Monday: “Right place right time. Whilst out on patrol today the team received a report of a theft of trailer which had just occurred.
“Within minutes of the call, we located the man and trailer, who tried to make a run for it.
“But there is no outrunning our team, his jog was brought swifty to an end with an arrest.”
The spokesman added: “The stolen property was returned to the owner before a crime was recorded and one in the cells.”

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