Hampshire Constabulary says it has detained a ‘prolific offender’ ‘caught stealing’ detergent from the Co-op store in Newport.
Isle of Wight police has tweeted to say the incident took place this morning (Monday).
According to police, a man is due to appear in court this afternoon.
It forms part of the Newport Neighbourhood team’s Operation Donkey.
#OpDonkey started early this morning with one prolific offender in Custody before breakfast. Newport Neighbourhood Officers caught the male stealing these goods from the Co-op, he has been remanded to Court this afternoon … #BeatBobby # OpDonkey pic.twitter.com/pCrFmvlVCq
— Isle of Wight Police (@IOWightPolice) December 2, 2019