Fake gun found after police stop car on South Yorkshire street

A fake gun was found after police officers stopped a car on a South Yorkshire street.

Tuesday, 24th January 2017, 07:42 am
Updated Tuesday, 24th January 2017, 07:47 am
Police seized this fake gun

Officers pulled over a car on Fitzwilliam Road, Eastwood and enquiries at the scene led to the driver being arrested for burglary, theft, disqualified driving, driving without insurance and shoplifting.

His passengers were both arrested on suspicion of burglary, theft and shoplifting.

Men were arrested in Eastwood, Rotherham

Searches of their homes led to the discovery of an imitation firearm, which officers seized.

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Men were arrested in Eastwood, Rotherham