Three arrested on suspicion of burglary in Birtley

17 Aug 2016 12:47 PM

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Police in Gateshead have arrested three men on suspicion of burglary.

At 11:15pm on Tuesday night (Aug 16) police were called to a report of intruders at a building compound in Sycamore Crescent in Birtley.

Officers responded and arrested three men, all from the County Durham areas, on suspicion of burglary.

A vehicle they were driving, a silver Vauxhall Vectra, was seized by officers after it was found to be using false registration plates.

Enquiries are ongoing and anyone with any information is asked to contact police on 101 quoting reference number 1335 16/08/16.

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