Three men arrested for stealing metal in Brinklow after being caught by the owner

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POLICE were called to Brinklow where thieves had been caught red handed.

A Brinklow resident rang police to say that he had caught three men on his property stealing scrap metal.

The residents blocked the thieves in and waited for police to arrive.

Officers from Rugby and Bedworth arrived and arrested all three men.

Police also confiscated the vehicle as this had been used in crime. The investigation is still ongoing.