Man arrested after burglary at Tidworth home

Man arrested after burglary at Tidworth home

Published by Jack Deery at 3:08pm 8th April 2020.

2 minute read

Neighbourhood officers Sgt Ellerby and PCSO Catterick were on a cycle patrol in the Tidworth when they were flagged down by a member of the public on Tuesday (7th April) afternoon.

They were made aware of burglary in progress and made their way to a home in Minories Road ,alongside colleagues Amesbury Police Team 1. 

When they arrived, they located the suspect and all stolen items still at the property.

A 31-year-old local man was arrested on suspicion of burglary. 

He was then taken to Melksham custory for further questioning and has since been issued with a caution

Sgt Ellerby said: 

"The actions show that amidst the difficult issues we are all faced with at this time we are still dedicated to preventing crime and catching criminals. I can only praise the member of the public who brought this to our attention, and not taking matters into their own hands. We will continue to be robust with those who continue to offend and break the law."

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