Cash box suspect arrested in Hayle
Police in Penzance have arrested a man who allegedly stole a cash box from a security guard this morning.
The incident happened at around 10.40am in Market Jew Street.
Police said the suspect is believed to have left the scene in a dark coloured Audi.
A spokesman said: "Following searches by officers in the area we located a vehicle matching the description near Foundry Square in Hayle and subsequently detained a man.
"A second man left the scene and officers are continuing their search."
There is no description of the second suspect and no-one was injured during the incident.
The amount of money in the cash box is not known.
Anyone with any information is asked to call the police on 101 quoting reference 196 of 6th January.