Police trail bike thief suspects for 50 miles from Brighton to London before making arrests

Two men and a boy arrested in Mitcham after stealing bike from south coast

Police tape (Getty)

Police in Brighton showed serious dedication to recovering a stolen bike after they trailed three suspects for 50 miles before making arrests.

Sussex Police say that a bicycle was stolen at around 9.15pm on January, 25 from Preston Park in Brighton, being loaded into a van parked in the nearby Stanford Avenue by a group of men, who then drove off.

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Henry Robertshaw began his time at Cycling Weekly working with the tech team, writing reviews, buying guides and appearing in videos advising on how to dress for the seasons. He later moved over to the news team, where his work focused on the professional peloton as well as legislation and provision for cycling. He's since moved his career in a new direction, with a role at the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs.