Benefits Street sign reaches 65k but police confirm they are investigating  theft

Cleveland Police have confirmed they are investigating the suspected theft of a street sign on Ebay that featured on Channel 4’s Benefits  Street. 

The sign has reach 65K on ebay and the police have quickly become aware of it. 

Cleveland Police has confirmed “We are awaiting confirmation from Stockton Borough Council that an offence has taken place.

“If an offence is confirmed then police will conduct the necessary inquiries.”