A 24 year old male has been arrested following a ram-raid in Sheffield on Tuesday 21st May 2019.
South Yorkshire Police was called to Halfords at the Kilner Way retail park, Wadsley Bridge in Sheffield, following reports of a ram-raid at 2.50 AM.
A burglar was found inside the store, however he managed to escape and was later arrested. South Yorkshire Police also believe they have located a van which was used during the ram-raid.
It is currently not known what was stolen during the incident, however it is believed that two bikes were taken.
Ram-raids cost the retail sector £8m per year, however it is not just retail stores that are affected. If your premise is glass fronted you could also be a target for ram-raiders
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