Published: 07:40, 16 May 2019
| Updated: 08:47, 16 May 2019
Two men have been arrested after allegedly being caught "red-handed" stealing a generator.
Officers from Swanley witnessed the men as they loaded the machine into a van that was stolen.
Police who tweeted pictures of the incident say the stolen van was also being driven with false number plates.
Police in Sevenoaks tweeted: "PC’s Mike & Charlie from #Swanley #CPT have arrested 2 men from #London after catching them #redhanded stealing this generator and load it onto the stolen van that they were driving on false plates.
"Thanks to @MPSBromley and @MPSBexley for their help #proactivepolicing #custody"
Police have been approached for comment.