Police helicopter deployed to Sheffield suburb to help snare wanted burglar

The police helicopter was deployed to a Sheffield suburb earlier today to help catch a wanted burglar.

Wednesday, 27th February 2019, 11:11 am
Updated Wednesday, 27th February 2019, 11:14 am

The force chopper was spotted hovering over Lupton Road and Gervaise Avenue in Gleadless this morning as officers stepped up their efforts to catch a fugitive. 

Police confirmed he has now been caught and in a statement added: “The male we have been looking for has just handed himself in to officers.

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“He will be processed for burglary so please be assured the matter is in hand.”  

Lupton Road. Picture: Google