Men held after thefts from tents at Isle of Wight Festival

John Waterman, left, and John Rooney, admitted tending as genuine counterfeit notes at Gunwharf Quays

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Police have arrested four men following thefts from tents at the Isle of Wight Festival.

A 28-year-old man, a 31-year-old man, a 34-year-old man and a 27-year-old man, were held on suspicion of burglary with intent to steal in the early hours today.

The 28-year-old was also arrested on suspicion of possession of a controlled drug of class A.

A Hampshire Police spokesman said: ‘If you have been the victim of a theft from a tent at the festival, we would like to hear from you. Anyone with information is asked to call 101 quoting 44160217442.’