Two arrested after handbags and gilet stolen from store
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Two men have been arrested after a gilet and handbags, worth £700, were stolen from a store in Stoke-on-Trent.
We were called to Market Square in Hanley last night (28 August) after a number of windows were smashed at the shop.
We sent a dog unit to the scene who quickly found two men in the area, as well as eight handbags, a gilet and a small amount of heroin and cannabis.
A 37-year-old man, of no-fixed-address, was arrested on suspicion of burglary with intent to steal.
A 29-year-old man, from Stoke-on-Trent, was arrested on suspicion of burglary with intent to steal and possessing cannabis and heroin.
Both remain in custody while enquiries continue.
Anyone with any information which can help us with our enquiries are asked to get in touch by calling 101, quoting incident 685 of 28 August, or by messaging us using Live Chat on our website – www.staffordshire.police.uk
To report anonymously, call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.