Lancashire police have confirmed it is investigating a burglary at Barclays Bank in Lancaster.
The bank in Market Street has been cordoned off today, December 5, following a report at around 8.35am that a “substantial amount of money had been taken from a safe”.
It is understood the bank will remain closed for the rest of the day.
A police spokeswoman said: “Enquiries are ongoing. No arrests have been made at this stage.
“Anyone with information should call 101 quoting log number 282 of 5 December.”