Three men arrested after two vehicle stops in Bridlington

Three men have been arrested for a number of crimes after two vehicles were stopped on Tuesday afternoon.

Thursday, 18th March 2021, 3:34 pm
Updated Thursday, 18th March 2021, 3:42 pm

Police in Bridlington spotted a vehicle that had been reported as stolen driving on the A614 through Bessingby shortly before midday, and was stopped on the Driffield bypass.

A 40-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of burglary, criminal damage, breach of a restraining order, five road traffic offences including drug driving, and as being wanted on recall to prison.

A second man was arrested on suspicion of burglary and theft of a motor vehicle.

Three men were arrested on the A614 at around midday on Tuesday.

The two men currently remain in police custody.

In a separate incident, a 25-year-old man was stopped on the A614 and was arrested on suspicion of drug driving shortly before 1pm. He has been released under investigation.

A Humberside Police spokesperson said: "We will continue to take action against those using our roads for criminality."