Hale Barns burglar caught out as stolen ipad tracked


A man has been arrested in connection with a burglary in Trafford police have said.

The burglary happened on Thursday 13 January between 10am and 2pm when a property in the Hale Barns area was broken into. An Pad and a purse containing cards and £150 in cash were taken in the theft.


Luckily the iPad had tracking software enabled and was tracked.

Following enquiries police officers identified an address in the Ashton area where a 29-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of the burglary.


Further searches of the address also resulted in the stolen property being recovered.


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