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Orpington mobile phone thief hunted from above by Met Police helicopter
A SUSPECTED mobile phone thief had nowhere to hide when the Met Police helicopter was scrambled to Orpington last night to track them down.
Police were called to Station Road at around 9.20pm yesterday after a 23-year-old man had his phone snatched by a youth on a bicycle as he was passing Tesco.
The suspect was apprehended attempting to hide in a garden in Lancing Road.
A 16-year-old youth remains in police custody.
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