Wanted man from Thurnscoe caught by police

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A Dearne offender who sparked a police search and appeal in the summer has been found.

Joe Haigh, 26, from Thurnscoe, was arrested at Goldthorpe and has now been returned to jail.

He has been wanted by South Yorkshire Police on a recall to prison since July 19, after breaching the conditions of his licence.

He was spotted by local Police Community Support Officers on Monday afternoon and later tracked down by a police dog and his handler.

Haigh will now serve the remainder of his prison sentence for burglary.