Man’s theft charge

Police have charged a man with stealing a quad bike from a house in Belper.

Gavin Page, 30, of Ilkeston, appeared before magistrates in Derby on May 9 in connection with the theft.

A man called police at about 3.15am on Wednesday, May 8 because he looked out of the window at his Acorn Drive home and saw his quad bike being towed away by a motorbike.

Officers searched the area and found the vehicles driving along the A6 at Milford.

Page was charged with aggravated vehicle taking and driving without insurance.