Burglar found hiding in a bin in South Elmsall

A burglar was found hiding in a bin after a police helicopter search.

Thursday, 10th March 2016, 10:14 am
Updated Thursday, 10th March 2016, 10:16 am

Officers were called to reports of an ongoing burglary on Minsthorpe Lane in South Elmsall during the early hours of this morning (Thursday).

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But the suspects fled when police arrived.

The police helicopter was dispatched and a man was found hiding in a storage bin close by.

The 42-year-old man was arrested and remains in police custody.