A man has been arrested in connection with theft and possession of a Class B drug after a car was spotted being driven with a missing wheel.
Police officers were called at around 6.20am on Monday to a car park in Clenchwarton Road, West Lynn.
They discovered what has been described as a large quantity of copper wiring and a small quantity of cannabis in the car.
A man in his 20s was arrested and taken into police custody for questioning.
Officers are trying to trace the owner or owners of the copper cable.
Anyone with information is asked to call PC Nicholas Bull on 101.