Car vandalised in Ashton-On- Mersey

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A car was damaged in Aston-On-Mersey yesterday (26th April) between the hours of 11.30am and 3.30pm.

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From the pictures It looks like the offender had used a screwdriver or key to damage the vehicle, which was parked behind the Sue Ryder shop on Green Lane.

The vehicle owner shared images of the damage to the Sale M33 Facebook page having received quotes of over £1000 to repair the damage.

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Thieves disturbed during blow torch burglary attempt

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At around 2am this morning thieves were disturbed trying to break into a home in Ashton Village.

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A blow torch was being used by the gang to burn the lock to enable it to be opened.

The occupants heard the attempt and managed to scare the offenders away.

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It’s the second time this property was targeted after a car was stolen from the address in June last year.

Devices such as a door jammer can help stop thieves entering your property.

Details of the attempt were shared on the M33 Community and Crime Facebook page.

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Theft from a van in Ashton Upon Mersey

A pair of opportunistic thieves are captured on CCTV in Ashton Upon Mersey.

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They can be seen stealing tools from a van as the owner was putting a ladder away in the garage. Some of the tools were marked with the word ‘MEL’