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Police seek information after theft at Chiquitos Restaurant

Lea Area Police are asking for information on the people shown in these CCTV images. Does anyone recognise these males? Police are seeking their identity in connection with a recent theft from Chiquitos restaurant on Preston Docks. Please call 101 quoting crime reference DL1302517 if you have any information.

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Police warn of illegal card skimmer use on Church Street

Preston Police inspected the cash machine at the Tesco Express store on Church Street in Preston on 2 February. They advised a card reading machine had been attached to it. It is possible unauthorised transactions may have been made on peoples bank accounts. Police are asking anyone who used the machine in the last week to check statements and contact their bank. Similar messages went […]

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CCTV pictures released following burglary in Ashton

Police in Preston have released CCTV images of a man following a burglary in Ashton. Between 9.50am and 10am on Monday a man gained access to a house on Roebuck Street. Officers believe he searched the property and left with a quantity of cash, a gold chain, a laptop and a computer. PC Mark Coleman said: “If anybody saw anyone acting suspiciously in the area […]

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Preston man wanted in connection with knife-point robbery

Police want to speak to a Preston man after a knifepoint robbery in November. Adam Wilson, previously of Watkin Lane, is wanted following an incident outside DFS on the Docks. Wilson is alleged to have agreed to purchase an iPhone 5 from the 27-year-old victim before threatening him with a knife. The incident took place on 12 November 2013. Wilson is 5’11″ with brown eyes […]

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Woman on Preston train wanted in connection with stolen Christmas presents

Transport police want to speak to a woman after a number of Christmas presents were stolen from a train. A CCTV image of a woman on a Preston to Lancaster train has been released. The incident happened around 9.20pm on Wednesday 18 December. PC Nick Lee, from British Transport Police, said: “A 24-year-old woman was travelling home for Christmas and had placed all the presents […]

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CCTV images of man released after Church Street assault

Police in Preston are appealing to the public for help to find a man wanted in connection with an assault. CCTV images have been released by Lancashire Police after a 24-year-old man was put in hospital. The incident took place around 2.40am on Sunday 3 November 2013 outside Baluga bar on Church Street. He was approached by an unknown man who headbutted him. The victim […]

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