Large amount of suspected stolen cable found as police search area off busy Hartlepool road

The railway bridge over Brenda Road. Copyright Google Maps.
The railway bridge over Brenda Road. Copyright Google Maps.

Two men have been arrested after the discovery of what is believed to be stolen cable.

Police were called to the B1277 Brenda Road at 8.35am today after a large amount of cable was found near the road and close to the railway bridge.

British Transport Police have said two men have been arrested in connection with the damage and inquiries are ongoing.

Anyone with information is asked to call 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.