Police foil early morning burglary in Alfreton

Police at the scene, Photo - Derbyshire Armed Response Unit
Police at the scene, Photo - Derbyshire Armed Response Unit

Derbyshire police officers teamed up to foil a burglary in progress in Alfreton this morning.

The incident occurred at around 5am at the snooker club.

In a tweet, the armed response team said they attended the scene to provide operation support to Amber Valley Response Team and Derbyshire Roads Policing Unit, who were first on the scene.

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Derbyshire police dog PD Carrie was also at the scene to help.

One man was detained.

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The tweet added: "Ops Teamwork “chalk up” another great result."