Three arrested on M4, Newport

Last night (Thursday 9th November 2017) at approximately 7:00pm our officers stopped a suspicious vehicle travelling on the M4 near to the Coldra roundabout, Newport.

Three men attempted to make off from the scene before being detained and arrested by officers.

Following a search of the vehicle a number of tools and suspected false number plates were discovered.

The three men were arrested on suspicion of theft from unattended motor vehicles and going equipped for theft, they remain in police custody at this time.