Two people have been arrested after they were seen stood with a stolen car in Greenwich.

Officers were searching for a stolen car in Greenwich and found two people stood next to the vehicle.

After a police foot chase, both suspects were arrested on suspicion of theft of a motor vehicle.

Both suspects were also found with £150 worth of food and alcohol from a nearby shop.

One of the suspects was wanted from South Yorkshire Police.

The other suspect was wanted for a domestic incident.


Roads and Transport Police said: “Officers from #SouthRPT were proactively searching for this recently stolen vehicle in @MPSGreenwich 2 x suspects were stood with it and after a footchase, both were arrested for theft of motor vehicle.

“One of the males was wanted x 5 from @syptweet “The other suspect was wanted x 1 for a domestic incident and £150 worth of food and alcohol from a nearby shop was found with the suspects.”

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