Man arrested in Bradley Stoke today on suspicion of handling stolen goods
A 34-year-old man was arrested today after being spotted selling jewellery in Bradley Stoke. Neighbourhood PC Claire Fletcher knew that jewellery had been stolen in a recent burglary and became suspicious when she saw the man in Bradley Stoke trying to sell jewellery.
She contacted colleagues who were able to obtain a warrant and arrest a man on suspicion of handling stolen goods. He remains in police custody.
Police are urging people to take care of their property by locking up, setting alarms and registering their property on the free database http://tinyurl.com/bvheael