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Primark shoplifter chased by police

PUBLISHED: 17:02 06 August 2018 | UPDATED: 17:06 06 August 2018

Alexandra Park, Ipswich. Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN

Alexandra Park, Ipswich. Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN

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A shoplifter was caught by police patrolling a park after a chase.

Officers from from Ipswich Central police said they “gave chase to a shoplifter who had made off from Primark security staff in Ipswich” during the afternoon on Monday, August 6.

They came across the culprit while condicting anti-social behaviour patrols in Alexandra Park.

Officers Tweeted: “The runaway was detained by officers and dealt with by way of a community resolution. Goods were recovered.”

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