Search

Fuel thief arrested after assaulting police officer in Great Yarmouth

PUBLISHED: 11:00 06 December 2017 | UPDATED: 11:55 06 December 2017

Police arrested the man who attempted to flee. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY

Police arrested the man who attempted to flee. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY

Archant

Police in Great Yarmouth have arrested a man suspected of fuel and oil theft after he assaulted an officer.

The vehicle linked with the thefts was located by police and the driver was found nearby, however, the man attempted to flee after assaulting an officer.

Police were eventually able to make an arrest and the vehicle and stolen fuel were recovered.

Comments have been disabled on this article.

Other News

15:50

The RSPCA are investigating the death of a seagull that was reportedly killed by a man with a walking stick in Great Yarmouth.

19:27

Two people have been arrested after running away following a crash in Gorleston.

Sports clubs in the Great Yarmouth borough are reaping rewards after members volunteered as bucket collectors and crowd stewards during the town’s first ever air show.

These images show how the new foyer will look at the James Paget University Hospital with the installation of a Marks & Spencer food store.

Most Read

15:00

An incredibly loud sound shocked people across Great Yarmouth on Wednesday as US fighter jets conducted training flights in the area.

Read more
United Kingdom
Yesterday, 12:19

A man and woman have appeared in court charged in connection with a £19,000 benefits fraud in Great Yarmouth.

Read more
Mon, 21:37

Police have deployed a drone to help armed officers make an arrest in Great Yarmouth this evening.

Read more
Twitter
Yesterday, 11:14

Alarm clocks were not necessary for many people in the Great Yarmouth area this morning, with the “incredibly loud” sound of aircraft providing quite the shock for some.

Read more
Tue, 16:22

A woman is trying to locate the owner of a present she found at a bus stop in Great Yarmouth.

Read more

Local Weather

Partly Cloudy

Partly Cloudy

max temp: 21°C

min temp: 15°C

Show Job Lists

Digital Edition

cover

Enjoy the Great
Yarmouth Mercury

e-edition today

Subscribe

Newsletter Sign Up

Great Yarmouth Mercury weekly newsletter
Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Our Privacy Policy