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Twenty arrests in crack down on metal theft

Police say metal thieves use county borders to move stolen material and evade detection Credit: ITV Central

Twenty people have been arrested in the East Midlands as part of a crack down on metal theft.

Police say metal thieves use county borders to move stolen material and avoid detection.

A control room has been set up at Newark Police station to allow police forces to pool intelligence and resources.