Police have arrested five people following the theft of a Honda motorbike and a scooter in Shildon. The motorbike was taken from Sunnyside Avenue and the scooter from Morrisons’ car park, on Church Street, between Tuesday, January 14 and Wednesday, January 15. The group are also being linked to the theft of a van in the Newton Aycliffe area around the same time. Enquiries are on-going and the five people arrested have been released on bail.

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