Police swoop to detain man in Purford Green
Crime / Wed 1st Sep 2021 at 09:26am
The man arrested has been released on bail until 20 September.
Update: Statement from Essex Police
A man has been arrested on suspicion of a racially aggravated public order offence and theft in Purford Green, in Harlow.
The theft relates to a shoplifting report at the Co-op, in Manor Hatch, which took place at about 9.30am this morning, Wednesday 1 September.
The arrest was made at 9.45am.
The man remains in custody for questioning.
A LARGE number of police officers swooped to detain a man in the Purford Green area of Harlow.
The incident happened at just after 9.30am in a cul-de-sac just off Tumbler Road.
A number of officers restrained the man until a police van attended and took the male away.
Essex Police press office has been contacted for more details.