Man arrested after police seize �1500 of metal from Fenland street

A 40-YEAR-old man has been arrested after police seized �1500 worth of metal from a Wisbech street.

Officers recovered eight lengths of the metal - used as supports when building internal walls - from Clarkson Avenue on Saturday.

Police are now searching for the owner of the valuable metal, which can be viewed at Wisbech Police Station.

PC Kris Mueller, investigating, said: “This metal is of high value and we are keen to find out where it has come from.

“Anyone who believes the metal is theirs should call police.”


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Anyone with any information should call PC Mueller on 0345 456 456 4 or Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555111.

The 40-year-old man arrested in connection with the incident has been bailed until April 28.

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