Arrest made following Peterborough city centre robbery thanks to the sharp nose of the law

A man remains in custody on suspicion of robbery in Peterborough after being tracked down by the sharp nose of the law, PD Diesel.

Monday, 18th December 2017, 12:39 pm
Updated Monday, 18th December 2017, 12:46 pm
PD Diesel tracked the suspect and an arrest was made

Police were called to reports of robbery in Westgate, Peterborough, last night, Sunday December 17 at about 11.10pm.

A member of the public was robbed and a mobile phone worth £300 taken.

PD Diesel and his handler deployed and tracked the suspect from the scene, Diesel locating a man in bushes.

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A 26 year old man was challenged and then detained by the German Shepherd and arrested at 11.15pm in Boongate, Peterborough on suspicion of robbery.

He remains in custody at this time.