Two people arrested after being disturbed by Scarborough police officers loading a van in Whitby

Two suspects have been arrested after being disturbed by Scarborough police officers.

Thursday, 18th April 2019, 11:10 am
Updated Tuesday, 23rd April 2019, 11:24 am
The pair were loading items into this van before being disturbed

The pair were in the process of loading a van in Sleights when police officers interrupted them.

Whitby Neighbourhood Policing Team completed a two-hour search after the two suspects fled, along with North Yorkshire Police Firearms Support Unit, Police Dog Section and Rural Taskforce.

A number of suspected stolen items were also recovered by police.