Neighbour tackles thief

A man tackled a thief who was stealing from his neighbour’s shed in Langley Mill.

The incident happened on Thursday at 11.30pm at Eastfield Drive.

The man challenged a thief who was carrying a black tool box.

A struggle ensued and the thief fled in the direction of Lansbury Drive.

Golf clubs, tools and a lawn mower were found scattered nearby, Call 101 if you have any information for police.