Trio caught allegedly stealing SA car

Christine McGinn

Three people have been arrested for allegedly stealing a BMW in Adelaide after the owner spotted the trio in the act.

A man saw his BMW sedan on Hampstead Road at Clearview about 12.25pm on Friday, called police and saw it being driven to a house in Westbourne Park with police stopping the car and arresting three people.

The trio, aged 33 to 53, has been charged with illegal use of a motor vehicle, with the driver to also to face court on Monday for driving unlicenced and breach of bail, while the other two will face drug offences at a later date.