POLICE used monitoring expertise to discover a stash of stolen automobiles that had been being hidden inside transport containers in south Essex.

Officers from the operational help group made the invention on Friday at a yard in South Ockendon.

They’d used a monitoring system to find a stolen Jaguar.

The system led them to the container yard the place they discovered the automobile.

A search of two containers noticed officers discover two extra ‘excessive worth’ automobiles which have been reported stolen.

Two folks had been arrested through the operation, with all three automobiles being returned to their rightful homeowners.

Thurrock Gazette:

It’s the second time this yr that police have used monitoring expertise and located stolen automobiles stashed in transport containers in south Essex.

Three Vary Rover Sports activities had been discovered at a container web site in Stanford-le-Hope in February, with officers capable of finding one of many automobiles simply 17 hours after it was reported stolen.

The three automobiles had been regarded as value round £100,000 every.

A tracker activation to a container yard simply outdoors of #SouthOckendon led us to the stolen Jaguar. Enquires recognized 2 containers with 2 additional excessive worth automobiles which might be stolen. 2 suspects arrested for dealing with stolen items. All 3 automobiles recovered! @essex_sviu @EPThurrock pic.twitter.com/lFbu8FN5XC

— Essex OSG (@EssexOSG) March 11, 2022