Arrest after alleged shop theft in South Shields

A man has been arrested after an alleged theft from a shop in South Shields.

Tuesday, 13th December 2016, 1:42 pm
Updated Wednesday, 14th December 2016, 12:37 pm
The incident took place on Stanhope Parade.

The alleged incident took place at Chichester News, in Stanhope Parade, yesterday evening.

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A Northumbria Police spokesman said: "A man has been arrested on suspicion of theft after stealing items from Chichester News, in Stanhope Parade, yesterday at about 6.20pm.

"He has been released on police bail."