Youths arrested after spree of car crime in Great Yarmouth

A van found burned out on Great Yarmouth beach. Picture: Submitted by anonymous

A van found burned out on Great Yarmouth beach. Picture: Submitted by anonymous - Credit: Anon

Police in Great Yarmouth have arrested four youths after half a dozen vehicles were stolen, abandoned and set on fire out in the area.

Six vehicles in the space of three weeks were either stolen in and around the town and found burnt out or set on fire.

The five incidents involved three vans, a car, motorcycle and a moped in Lady Margarets Avenue, Gorleston, Leman Road in Gorleston, Braddock Road in Caister, Perebrown Avenue in Yarmouth and Sandringham Avenue in Yarmouth.

Police have arrested four 16-year-old youths in connection with the incidents, which happened between May 20 and June 13.

Anybody with information on the five incidents can call PC Mark Colley of Norfolk police on 101, quoting reference 36/43715/17 or call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.


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