A man has been arrested at Ryde Pier in connection with a burglary this afternoon (Friday).

Police say they received information about a man they wanted to speak to in connection with the theft of a mobile phone at Ryde Pier Head, which happened earlier this week (Tuesday).

Hampshire Constabulary said the man was arrested after getting off the Wightlink Fastcat.

The man aged in his late 20s or early 30s has been taken into police custody.