Police have arrested a man on suspicion of conspiracy to commit robberies.
The 28-year-old was detained at the Blue Bell Hotel in the Marton area of Middlesbrough at just before midnight on Friday. He's currently in police custody.
More top news
With just 49 days until the start of the Rugby World Cup, the Webb Ellis Cup is touring our region.
Hundreds gather to say farewell to Goldie guitarist and songwriter.
19-year-old Liam Lyburd has been convicted of planning mass murder at Newcastle College, following a trial at Newcastle Crown Court.