Three men arrested in King’s Lynn on suspicion of scrap thefts

Police stopped this van on the A17 near Lynn and arrested three men on suspicion of scrap thefts. Photo: King's Lynn Police.
Police stopped this van on the A17 near Lynn and arrested three men on suspicion of scrap thefts. Photo: King's Lynn Police.

Three men have been arrested on suspicion of scrap thefts today after a van was stopped on the A17 near Lynn.

Police say the van and items, including a washing machine and a motorbike, are linked to “numerous thefts”.

A spokesman said two men in their 30s and one in his 20s, from the Newark area, were arrested this afternoon.