Two arrested for lead thefts in Morecambe

Police have arrested two men in connection with lead thefts in the area.
Police have arrested two men in connection with lead thefts in the area.

Police have arrested two men in connection with lead thefts in the area.

Since the 10th of last month Morecambe Area Police said they have had at least 15 lead theft offences across Morecambe and Heysham targeting schools, churches, doctors’ surgeries, retirement homes and private dwellings.

On April 6 they were out early and arrested two men on suspicion of theft.

One man has been released without charge whilst under further investigations.

Daniel Bell, 21, of Warren Grove, Heysham, has been charged with one count of theft and is due to appear at Lancaster Magistrates Court on May 9.

Enquiries are continuing so if you see any suspicious activity call 101 or 999 in an emergency.