POLICE in Malvern recovered a large amount of stolen goods in Malvern this weekend.

Officers in the town stopped a vehicle in the town centre where they recovered a quantity of stolen alcohol and other items.

The car's three occupants were all also arrested.

In a tweet, the South Worcestershire Local Police Priorities Team said: "The occupants of this vehicle came to Malvern yesterday to steal.

"A robust vehicle stop and all three off to custody.

"Stolen alcohol and other items recovered.

"Not the best move to commit crime so close to our base.

" About five minutes from offence to being arrested."