Brand new autos swiped

Three teenagers were arrested following a police operation in the West Bay area Wednesday which resulted in the recovery of two high value stolen vehicles.

About 2.40 a.m. on 30 December, police received a report that two motor vehicles – a Nissan 350z convertible and a Nissan Murano – with a combined value of CI$70,000 had been stolen from Automotive Art on Shedden Road.

At around 5.00 p.m. that day officers from West Bay, the Criminal Investigation Department and the Drugs Task Force raided several addresses in the West Bay area.

During the operation both stolen cars, and various other items of stolen property including a number of tyres, were recovered by police.

Police said a 17-year-old man and two 16-year-old boys have been arrested on suspicion of theft and burglary in connection with the incident.