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Wiltshire police arrested a man in Calne today, 6th March, on suspicion of theft.

calne news policeThe 34-year-old man was arrested in connection with an incident of theft at the Co-Op in Mill Street, Calne and also a previous theft from Tesco Express on February 21st.

At 3.10pm, police received a report of a theft from Co-Op staff. Calne CCTV operators were able to track the man and give a detailed description to the police.

Calne PCSO’s, Police Officers and Local Crime Investigators from Chippenham made their way to Calne. The man was sighted shortly afterwards and following a chase on foot they arrested the man in Oxford Street at 3.30pm.

The man is currently in Melksham custody.


Chase photo credit : Wilts Police
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