Police search stolen vehicle in Derbyshire- find baseball bat

Derbyshire Roads Policing Unit @DerbyshireRPU tweeted this photo of the bat, found next to the driver's seat.
Derbyshire Roads Policing Unit @DerbyshireRPU tweeted this photo of the bat, found next to the driver's seat.

A baseball bat was found next to the driver’s seat in a stolen car searched by police in Derbyshire.

Police stopped the stolen Audi on Landsdown Grove, Long Eaton at around 1am this morning (Tuesday, October 23) when they found the weapon.

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The male occupant was arrested and detained for theft and document offences along with drugs and weapon possession.

The Derbyshire Roads Police Unit tweeted: “Never realised there were quite so many keen baseball players in Derbyshire.

“The driver of this stolen Audi had a bat by his side ready.”