Police stop car for running red light in Portsmouth - and find £2,500 worth of stolen goods

Three people have been arrested after police stopped a car for running a red light and found thousands of items allegedly stolen from shops across the area.

Tuesday, 10th July 2018, 2:21 pm
Updated Tuesday, 17th July 2018, 6:54 pm
Three people were arrested after a Saab car was seized in Fratton with 2,500 worth of stolen goods. Picture: @HCResponseCops

Hampshire police said a Saab was stopped in Fratton Road, Portsmouth, at 6pm yesterday.

But when officers looked in the boot, they found £2,500 worth of items allegedly stolen from shops across the south coast.

A Hampshire police spokesman said: 'A 33-year-old man from Fratton, a 35-year-old man of no fixed abode, and a 31-year-old woman from Portchester have been arrested and remain in custody at this time.'

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Three people were arrested after a Saab car was seized in Fratton with 2,500 worth of stolen goods. Picture: @HCResponseCops