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News Release

Two arrested for burglary

Dated: 07 Feb 2012

Police have arrested two teenagers after a suspected burglary in Newcastle.

At 1.36am today, Tuesday, February 7, police on patrol saw two male youths running away from them at Fairholme Road in Elswick. One was detained and the other arrested following enquiries.

Officers found an insecure car nearby which it's believed is stolen, and it's suspected there are links to a burglary to a property at Corporation Street.

The teenagers, aged 17 and 15, are currently in custody while enquiries continue.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police on 101 ext 69191, or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.