Man arrested after motorbikes stolen in Haverhill

A Yamaha motorbike
A Yamaha motorbike

A man has been arrested after two motorbikes were stolen and another was taken without consent in Haverhill.

The most recent theft occurred between 11.30am on February 22 and 6.20am February 24 in Covehite Court.

A garage was broken into and a red and black Longjia moped was stolen from inside.

This theft is being linked with another theft of a motorbike earlier this year, when a black Aprila 125 was stolen from the street in Chauntry Road on January 6.

Both bikes have since been recovered and a 19-year-old man from Haverhill has been arrested on suspicion of theft of motor vehicle in relation to these thefts.

He was also arrested on suspicion of taking a motor vehicle without consent, namely a Yamaha 125, in Piperell Way on February 3.

The man has been bailed to return to Bury St Edmunds Police Investigation Centre on March 25.

Anyone with information about these thefts is asked to contact Pc Robert Williams at Haverhill Police Station on 101, quoting reference HH/14/371, or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.

For all the latest news see today’s (Thursday, March 6) Echo.