Search

Man arrested for handling stolen goods in Collier Row

PUBLISHED: 17:17 09 October 2018 | UPDATED: 17:43 09 October 2018

A man has been arrested for handling stolen goods in Collier Row on Tuesday, October 9. Picture: Google Maps.

A man has been arrested for handling stolen goods in Collier Row on Tuesday, October 9. Picture: Google Maps.

Archant

A man has been arrested following reports that two men were entering a car in Collier Row with firearms.

Police officers were called to Collier Row road around 1.50pm today (Tuesday, October 9) to reports that two men were acting suspiciously in Collier Row.

A police spokeswoman said: “Officers and armed officers attended and pursued the car.

“They signalled for the vehicle to stop and subsequently detained three men.

“One man was arrested at the scene on suspicion of driving offences and handling stolen goods.”

The car was searched and an imitation firearm, believed to be a BB weapon, was found.

No injuries were reported and the investigation is ongoing.


If you value what this story gives you, please consider supporting the Romford Recorder. Click the link in the orange box above for details.

Become a supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Latest from the Romford Recorder