Police chase suspected Boots shoplifters through Stevenage town centre

Police were called after a theft at Boots in Stevenage town centre.

Police were called after a theft at Boots in Stevenage town centre. - Credit: Daniel WIlson

Two suspected shoplifters were chased by police through Stevenage town centre yesterday and arrested after perfume was stolen from a chemist chain.

Officers were called to Queensway after reports of a theft at Boots.

A 30-year-old man and a 35-year-old woman, both from Hertford, were subsequently arrested.

They remain in custody at Stevenage Police Station at this time.