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Man with sunglasses on at night is arrested in Birstall
9:00am Wednesday 9th October 2013 in News
A 31-year-old man was arrested yesterday after police became suspicious of him wearing sunglasses – in the dead of night.
A police spokesman said: “Officers came across the man in Gelderd Road, Birstall, at around 2am on Tuesday, October 8, and became immediately suspicious as the man was wearing shades and gloves, despite the clement weather.
“The man was in possession of a head torch and had abandoned a flat-headed screwdriver near where he was stopped.
“He was arrested for going equipped for theft.”