Three bottles of Moet champagne were taken from a shop in Ilkeston.
Today, Sunday, April 15 Derbyshire Roads Policing Unit pulled over a vehicle in Ilkeston.
A force spokesman said: “Two occupants of this vehicle arrested for theft from shop, before the store even realised they had been a victim.
“The driver is also wanted by Nottinghamshire Police.”
The car was seized after police became aware the driver had no licence or insurance.