A wanted man has been arrested by off-duty police officers in St Albans.

Thomas Parry - whose last known address was in Watford - was taken arrested in New Kent Road at 4.40pm yesterday (Wednesday, October 4) and taken into custody.

The 25-year-old had been wanted for breaching a restraining order.


PC Toby George and his colleague - who had also finished their shift - spotted and arrested Parry.

He has been charged with harassment - breaching a restraining order, and will be appearing at Hatfield Magistrates' Court today (Thursday, October 5).

Crimes can be reported online at www.herts.police.uk/ro/report or by calling the police's non-emergency number 101.

Anonymous information can be given by contacting Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 or via crimestoppers-uk.org.