A man who was arrested in Harrow town centre on Wednesday has admitted to possession of cannabis and going equipped to steal.

Daniel Blanariu, 21, of Palmerston Road, will appear at Hendon Magistrates Court for sentencing tomorrow afternoon.

The 21-year old appeared at the court on Thursday February 28 where he was granted bail.

As part of his bail conditions he must follow a curfew order that prevents him from leaving his home before 7am and after 7pm and keep all appointments with the police.

Mr Blanariu was caught after being chased through Harrow town centre by police.

He was carrying a bag for hiding stolen items and drugs.

The arrest was made as part of Operation Big Wing, in which officers carried out search warrants, arrests, licensing checks, uninsured vehicle checks and burglary patrols.