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

The pair were loading items into this van before being disturbed
The pair were loading items into this van before being disturbed
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Two suspects have been arrested after being disturbed by Scarborough police officers.

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 fleed, 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.