Early morning thieves caught on camera checking vehicles and stealing milk in Urmston



CCTV caught a couple of suspected thieves stealing a doorstep delivery of milk from at least two houses and checking vehicles on Roseneath Road in Urmston.

The crooks struck in the early hours of Tuesday morning at 5.30 am. 

CCTV and video doorbell footage of the two

The door step thief wore a black baseball cap with a red Manchester United logo, dark top, dark pants and was carrying a teal coloured shopping bag.  


A woman who was with the man was also spotted on CCTV checking car doors on the same street, she was wearing a scarf, dark coloured top, light pants and brown boots .

The footage was shared on Facebook to the Urmston M41’ers group which has over 33 thousand members.


One of the members reported seeing the couple with a black car parked round the corner from Roseneath Road on Grosvenor Road and were placing items in the boot shortly after.

Anyone with information about the suspects  is asked to call police on 101.


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Report of a man checking cars at 4.30am in Urmston


A resident checked his notifications from his CCTV and discovered a male had been checking vehicles in the Royston Rd/Sherborne Rd area of Urmston at 4.30 this morning.

He was also spotted at 5.10am around the Skye Road/Shetland Way area.

The male was described as wearing grey bottoms dark grey hoody or top with black trainers and carrying a rucksack.

The incident was first reported on the Urmston M41’ers Facebook page.

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