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US News Three arrested after police find stolen toilet paper in van

14:05  21 march  2020
14:05  21 march  2020 Source:   news.sky.com

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Three people were arrested in Essex last night after stealing a haul of toilet roll. Police rolled into action last night after receiving a 999 call to report the burglary - within an hour they tracked down the suspected thieves, who had a van full of stolen toilet paper . The Essex Police Operational Support

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Packs of toilet roll were discovered in the back of a van. Pic: Essex OSG © Other Packs of toilet roll were discovered in the back of a van. Pic: Essex OSG

Three people have been arrested after dozens of stolen toilet rolls were discovered in a van by police.

Essex Police's operational support group tweeted: "Police officers always get a massive sense of satisfaction when we catch burglars, however we never expected to find this stolen loot in the boot.

Using the hashtag "ThatsHowWeRoll", it added: "Stolen items recovered and 3 arrested all within an hour of it being reported."

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There has been widespread panic buying due to the coronavirus pandemic with toilet paper among the many items being stripped off supermarket shelves.

It has led water companies to issue warnings about blocked sewers because those left without are being forced to use alternatives such as wet wipes, kitchen roll and newspaper, and are disposing of them incorrectly.

Three people have been arrested following the discovery. Pic: Essex OSG/Twitter © Other Three people have been arrested following the discovery. Pic: Essex OSG/Twitter

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Police in North Carolina tracked down a stolen 18-wheeler and discovered almost 20,000 pounds of toilet paper and paper towels inside. The Guilford County Sheriff’s office said deputies began following the truck Wednesday after it violated an undisclosed traffic violation.

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Water companies say if there is no other option, wipes and kitchen roll should be disposed of in the bin.

South West Water recently tweeted: "Let's work together. Please don't flush kitchen roll, wet wipes or newspaper down the loo as these can cause major blockages in our sewers.

"Only flush the #3Ps - pee, paper and poo. Anything else, throw in the bin."

Sainsbury's is following other supermarkets by introducing a shopping hour for NHS and social care workers.

From next week, they will be able to go in between 8am and 9am every Monday, Wednesday and Friday, alongside elderly and vulnerable shoppers.

Supermarkets are now restricting purchases across a wide range of products as they step up their efforts to combat panic buying.

Tesco and Sainsbury's are telling customers they can only buy three of any grocery item while they are also shutting fresh food counters.

Asda is taking similar action and Morrisons is limiting purchases across 1,250 lines.

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There are reports of toilet paper buy-ups in the US as well. In Australia, the frenzy began on the weekend after new cases of Covid-19 emerged Supermarkets Coles and Woolworths have stated there is plenty of stock, while the manufacturer of Kleenex toilet paper in the nation said it was now

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