Police trace taxi from Trowbridge to arrest spitting thief

A thief attempting to steal alcohol from Trowbridge’s Tesco Extra petrol station has been cautioned by police after he spat in the face of a woman worker who challenged him.

The 52-year-old man from Newport in Wales spat in her face after she approached him, left the petrol station without stealing any alcohol and got into a taxi.

Store staff called Wiltshire Police who tracked the taxi, stopped it and arrested the man.

He was given a caution and released.

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10:10am Fri 21 Mar 14

themoaner says...

Great British justice prevails yet again !!!!
Great British justice prevails yet again !!!! themoaner
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