Suspect thief seen tampering with bike locks in city centre

A male was stopped by officers after he was seen tampering with bike locks.

A male was stopped by officers after he was seen tampering with bike locks. - Credit: Norwich Police

Police have arrested a suspect seen tampering with bike locks in Norwich. 

He was spotted on Gaol Hill on Saturday, June 25. 

After a stop and search by officers, he was found in possession of various tools and was arrested. 

In a tweet, Norwich Police wrote: “Yesterday, officers from the Norwich East SNT responded to reports of a male tampering with bike locks and bike panniers on Goal Hill."

Officers said he had since been remanded.