A crafty thief used a ruse involving leaflets to steal a woman’s phone.
It is believed the sneaky thief held leaflets over the victims mobile phone while it was left on the table before picking it up and calmly walking out of the restaurant without anybody realising what had happened.
The theft happened at the North Star Deli in Chorlton on Saturday afternoon and the footage was shared on the Chorlton Facebook page in a bid to raise awareness.
A blue Ford Fiesta was stolen on Monday from an address in Sale. The vehicle registration is AO71 GNF and was stolen from Roebuck Lane in Sale in the early hours on Monday 27th December. If anyone has any information please call Greater Manchester Police on 101 or 0161 872 5050.
A distinctive Ford Focus was stolen from Humphrey Lane near Bradfield Road in Urmston at around 1.30am on Saturday morning (20th November). Thieves smashed the drivers side window to gain entry to the vehicle which has the registration CY10 HHO although it may now be displaying false plates. It comes after two thefts of Ford … Continue reading Lime Green Ford Focus stolen from Urmston
A group of men tricked there way into an elderly ladies home and stole cash on Saturday (13th November). The theft happened on Maple Road, Brooklands at around 3pm after the men claimed there was an issue with her wall. Whilst in the property a sum of money was stolen. It is believed four men … Continue reading Men tricked their way into home to steal cash
A car was broken into yesterday (Monday 8th November) at around 1.30pm in Sale. The theft occurred outside Worthington Park on Broad road close to the gates to the park whilst the owner was walking her dogs. The back window was smashed and a handbag was stolen from the boot. The bag contained sentimental items … Continue reading Back window of car smashed in afternoon theft
A Land Rover Defender stolen from Urmston has been seen recently driving dangerously around areas of Trafford. Reports on social media suggest it was being driven dangerously earlier this week by a group of males in Partington before being seen driving towards Flixton, down Flixton Road. One sighting posted on Facebook said “that come motoring … Continue reading Stolen Land Rover Defender Spotted in Trafford
Police have issued a warning after a male was spotted trying the door handles of people’s homes in Flixton. At 4.45pm today Police received reports from a concerned members of the public after a male who was riding a purple mountain bike had approached and tried several front door handles on Lansdowne Road. The male … Continue reading Man spotted trying front door handles in Flixton this afternoon
A brazen theif climbed through a bedroom window and stole the patio key all whilst the occupants were in the kitchen of the house on Irlam Rd in Flixton. The theft, which happened around midnight on Tuesday evening into Wednesday morning (28th July) was discovered when a plank of wood used by the offender to … Continue reading Burglar climbs into house and steals key
A Ring doorbell camera captures the moment when three men attempted to break into a home in Sale, Trafford.
This is the second time the home was targeted this month, only this time the home owner had beefed up security with a doorbell camera.
It happened early in the morning, just before 7am on Friday 27th November on Dumber Lane.
In the video the three men can be seen running away from the property and moments later reflection of car lights can be seen as they make their escape in a red vehicle, possibly an Audi and drove in the direction on Gleblands Road.