One man was arrested and stolen farming equipment recovered by officers of the Praedial Larceny Squad on Thursday 23rd November.
Reports state that at around 12pm, a party of officers led by Sergeant Jeffers and including PC Brathwaite and WPC Burnley, were on mobile patrol, when they responded to a report of larceny at the Orange Grove Farming estate.
The officers conducted a search of a bushy area and found one 250 stihl weedwacker, one electrical backpack sprayer and one royal condor backpack sprayer, which were reported stolen from a farm in the area. A 19 year old Venezuelan national was arrested.
The man was taken to the Arouca Police Station where enquiries continue.