EAGLE-EYED police officers recovered more than £1,000 worth of stolen property after spotting car linked to thefts in Rubery.
The officers from West Mercia’s Local Police Priority Team – South were out on patrol at the time.
The recovery of property which was all on board the car and the arrest came after a short pursuit on Thursday.
The stolen items had been taken from across several police force areas.
The suspect was taken to custody while further investigations were carried out.