Melton: Attempted shoplifter blocked by staff member

Police are hunting a person who attempted to steal from a shop in Yarmouth Road.

The person tried to steal an item from the store was challenged by a member of staff.

They fled the shop, empty-handed, and police were alerted to the attempt to shoplift at 9.34pm.

Officers have taken statements from witnesses and shop staff.


You may also want to watch:


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.

Become a Supporter
Comments powered by Disqus