Man arrested for alleged car theft in Hambleton

A man was arrested after he was spotted driving an overdue hire car near Hambleton, say police.

Wednesday, 6th September 2017, 8:50 am
Updated Monday, 11th September 2017, 1:06 pm
Police recovered the car near Hambleton

The car, which was using false number plates, was sighted by officers shortly before 10pm on September 5.

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A police spokesman said: "We had a sighting of a vehicle that was using cloned plates.

"Officers asked the vehicle to stop near to the Shard Bridge, and it pulled over."

A man was arrested on suspicion of theft of a motor vehicle.