A man has been arrested in connection with the theft of a police car's blue lights.
British Transport Police (BTP) earlier this month launched a plea for help in connection with the disappearance of the lights from a vehicle parked outside Sunderland's main railway station over Christmas.
The incident happened on Wednesday, December 26, at 4.29am..
BTP confirmed on Wednesday that a 28-year-old Sunderland man has been arrested and released while officers carry out further investigations.
A spokesman said: "Officers would like to thank those who assisted by sharing the appeal."