Suspected burglar arrested after chase through Doncaster town centre

Police arrested a suspected burglar after a chase through the streets of Doncaster this morning.

Wednesday, 23rd May 2018, 2:43 pm
Updated Wednesday, 23rd May 2018, 2:46 pm

Two community support officers discovered there had been a break-in at a hair salon in the town centre while they were on early morning patrols to deal with antisocial behaviour.

But 20 minutes into the shift they came across a break in at the town centre salon, and took a look at nearby CCTV.

Shortly afterwards they spoke to a man in Market Place. They searched him and found a number of products from the salon.

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A police spokesman said: "The male made off but was detained nearby after a short foot/bike chase.

"The male was detained for commercial burglary and shop theft."