Suspected burglar tries to get away on a bike

Suspected burglar tries to get away on a bike

Published by Maria Greenwood at 8:38am 28th August 2019.

A suspected burglar has been caught by police in Weymouth after trying to flee the scene of the crime on a push bike.

He was stopped by officers who had been called to a commercial property on Newtons Road just before 8pm last night. (27 August)

A number of items were recovered, including a quantity of copper metal.

A man has been arrested on suspicion of burglary.

Weymouth & Portland Police suspect that the bike may be stolen.

If you know who it belongs to, they would like to hear from you.