Police have arrested three people after intruders gained access to Sanders Garden Centre. The centre in Brent Knoll was breached during the early hours of Tuesday morning.
CCTV cameras captured footage of the trio forcing their way into the garden centre grounds shortly after 1.30am. Security staff alerted Police soon after.
A police spokesman said: “We got reports of three intruders at Sanders Garden Centre.”
“Shortly afterwards, police arrested three suspects near to the garden centre.”
A spokesman for Sanders Garden Centre said: “Our security alerted us to three intruders that entered the site at 1.40am.”
“We alerted the police. They attended the site with dog handlers. Our control room directed them towards the intruders.”
After attempting to flee on foot, the police helicopter assisted and all three were apprehended and arrested.
The spokesman added: “This highlights the effectiveness of 24-hour CCTV security monitoring facility.”