Two arrested following Fiat and Mini Cooper theft and crash

The cars were stolen overnight from an address in New Cut, Hadleigh. Picture: GOOGLE MAPS

The cars were stolen overnight from an address in New Cut, Hadleigh. Picture: GOOGLE MAPS - Credit: Archant

A man and woman have been arrested in connection with the overnight theft of keys and cars from a Suffolk address, after a collision involving one of the stolen cars.

Officers were called shortly after 4.10am this morning to the B1083 in Sutton where a Fiat 500 had been involved in a single vehicle collision.

Following enquries, officers discovered both of the vehicles, the Fiat and a Mini Cooper, had been stolen over the previous night from a property in New Cut, Hadleigh.

The keys to both of the vehicles were taken via a window at the address.

The Mini Cooper was located at an address in Needham Market and the Fiat 500 was recovered following the collision.


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Two people were detained and taken to Martlesham Police Investigation Centre for questioning.

A 22-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of aggravated vehicle taking, burglary, failing to provide a breath test and driving whilst disqualified.

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An 18-year-old woman has also been arrested on suspicion of aggravated vehicle taking and burglary.

Both remain in custody.

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