Man arrested on suspicion of theft from Greggs on Chester Road

A man has been arrested on suspicion of theft at a Greggs store in Sunderland.

Tuesday, 4th February 2020, 9:59 am
Updated Sunday, 9th February 2020, 12:27 am

At around 8.10am on Tuesday, February 4, police were called to Greggs on Chester Road, following a disturbance.

Officers received reports that a man had attempted to steal items from the store and was being detained by an off-duty officer.

A Northumbria Police spokesperson said: “Police attended and a 28-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of theft.”

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Police were at the scene of the incident on Chester Road.
Police were at the scene of the incident on Chester Road.

He remains in police custody as inquiries are ongoing.

A man was arrested on suspicion of theft at Greggs on Chester Road, Sunderland.