Dramatic moment two suspected thieves are caught red-handed by Sheffield police

Police arrest the men.
Police arrest the men.

Two suspected thieves were caught red-handed and arrested by police on a Sheffield street.  

Officers caught the two men attempting to steal tools from a parked van in Herries Road, Shirecliffe, yesterday evening.  

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In a Facebook post, the Sheffield North East Neighbourhood Policing Team said the break-in happened “close to the Five Arches Bridge whilst the owner was watching the football.

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“Remember to keep your vehicles locked, secure and valuables out of sight.”