Two people arrested following burglary in Ringwood
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Police officers investigating a burglary in Ringwood have arrested two people in connection with the incident.
Officers were called out at 2am this morning (3 February) to reports of a burglary in progress at The Original Vape Shop on Monouth Court, Ringwood.
Four persons have entered the premises through a smashed window and a number of items, including vape machines, were stolen in the process.
Officers pursued a vehicle in the area believed to be linked to the burglary, when the occupants decamped and fled from officers. Two of the offenders were located by officers and detained.
A 16-year-old girl and a 17-year-old boy, both from Southampton, have been arrested on suspicion of burglary.
They were also both subsequently arrested on suspicion of taking a motor vehicle without the owner’s consent following a burglary in Sway on Monday night (1 February).
They both remain in custody at this time, as police enquiries continue.