TWO people have been arrested after a stolen van was spotted in Worcestershire on the M5.

The van was sighted on the motorway after being circulated by Gloucestershire Constabulary as being stolen.

The van also had a number of expensive tools inside as well.

A spokesperson for West Mercia Police's operations Patrol Unit said: "Working alongside our colleagues in Gloucestershire, we stopped the vehicle using pre-emptive boxing tactics.

"Two occupants were detained, and the vehicle was seized whilst enquiries continue."