Five arrested following burglary at Tewkesbury hotel


Five people were arrested in Tewkesbury in the early hours of this morning, Thursday 7 September, following a report of a burglary in progress at the Bell Hotel in Church Street.

Shortly before 3.20am a member of the public spotted two people coming up from the hotel cellar and head towards the town centre carrying boxes of alcohol.

Officers attended and arrested five people on suspicion of burglary and recovered property which is believed to have been stolen.

Two women aged 21 and 20, a 20-year-old man, a 16-year-old boy and a 16-year-old girl are currently in custody in connection with the incident.