Two men arrested in connection with stolen car in Wickford

Two men have been arrested in connection with a stolen car.

The arrests were made on Monday January 22 following a report of a stolen Ford Fiesta from Basildon on Saturday January 20.

The men from Wickford – aged 63 and 32 – have been arrested on suspicion of handling stolen goods after officers located the car at a location in Wickford.

Officers from the Stolen Vehicle Investigation Unit (SVIU) identified a number of other car parts, believed to be stolen.

A quantity of cash was also found.