Man arrested in connection with theft of Arundel Castle treasures worth more than £1m
Written by Sky News UK on September 21, 2021
A man has been arrested in connection with the theft of historic treasures worth more than £1m from Arundel Castle in West Sussex.
Among the items taken in May were a set of gold rosary beads carried by Mary, Queen of Scots to her execution in 1587.
Sussex Police have said a 45-year-old man was arrested in Eckington, Worcestershire, on Tuesday morning in a joint operation with Gloucestershire Constabulary, West Mercia Police and Thames Valley Police.
The suspect remains in custody for interview.