Burglar found hiding in a bin in South Elmsall

Police.
Police.

A burglar was found hiding in a bin after a police helicopter search.

Officers were called to reports of an ongoing burglary on Minsthorpe Lane in South Elmsall during the early hours of this morning (Thursday).

But the suspects fled when police arrived.

The police helicopter was dispatched and a man was found hiding in a storage bin close by.

The 42-year-old man was arrested and remains in police custody.