Police arrest two men in Hitchin after Letchworth burglary

POLICE swooped on a pick-up truck in Nightingale Road, Hitchin this afternoon and arrested two men. The drama started in Blackhorse Road, Letchworth GC at 1.25pm when police were alerted to a break-in at an industrial unit. As officers dashed to the scene

POLICE swooped on a pick-up truck in Nightingale Road, Hitchin this afternoon and arrested two men.

The drama started in Blackhorse Road, Letchworth GC at 1.25pm when police were alerted to a break-in at an industrial unit.

As officers dashed to the scene, some men made off in the purple Ford Transit which was followed on CCTV cameras.

Officers caught up with it in Nightingale Road and two men were arrested on suspicion of burglary and possession of an offensive weapon.


You may also want to watch:


They are a 28-year-old and another aged 26, both from London. They are currently in police custody.

Most Read

Become a Supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Become a Supporter