Police swoop to stop '˜vehicle linked to crime' on motorway in Barnsley Â

Police swooped to stop a vehicle that was said to be '˜linked to a crime' earlier today in Barnsley.Â

Thursday, 27th December 2018, 12:58 pm
Updated Tuesday, 8th January 2019, 16:21 pm

Motorists told how police vehicles armed with stingers were spotted on part of the M1 near Tankersley.  


In a statement, South Yorkshire Police confirmed officers were there as part of '˜planned activity to stop a vehicle linked to a crime.'

It added: 'A vehicle was stopped and occupants spoken to and sent on their way with no further action.'