Stripped vans found at Walsall chop shop as police spot truck carrying stolen vehicle
A van chop shop has been uncovered after police spotted a truck leaving the site.
Traffic officers from West Midlands Police spotted a blue MAN flat-bed truck carrying a recently stolen van in Walsall.
A statement on social media from the police division said: "We saw this truck leaving a reported chop shop in Walsall.
"It was stung pre-emptively and the driver was arrested when checks found it was carrying a recently stolen van. We then went to the chop shop & recovered further stolen vans that were being stripped."
Photos posted by officers show a stripped van on the back of the lorry, with another van pictured leaning over and missing an engine, wheels and driver's seat.