Man Arrested Following Attempted Theft in Stockton

A 22-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of attempted theft of a motor vehicle following an incident in Stockton.

Officers were called to a report of attempted theft of a motorbike on Prince Regent Street Stockton at around 4:20pm on Tuesday 15th October. A member of the public was allegedly threatened with a knife when he attempted to intervene.

The suspect made off and was tracked down by police a short distance away on Stockton High Street.


The man remains in police custody whilst enquiries are ongoing.