DETECTIVES were continuing to question three people in connection with the theft of two Chinese artefacts worth about £2million.
Two men and a women arrested on Friday are being quizzed in connection with the break-in at Durham University’s Oriental Museum on Thursday.
A porcelain sculpture and a jade bowl dating from the Qing Dynasty were taken from display cabinets in the Malcolm MacDonald Gallery.
Durham Police said suspects from the West Midlands were arrested and taken to a police station for questioning.
Anyone with information can call police on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.