Warning after thefts from unlocked cars in Slyne-with-Hest


Police are warning people not to leave their cars unlocked after thieves targeted three vehicles in Slyne-with-Hest.

Between July 6 and 7, thieves stole a hedge trimmer and a leaf blower from a car on Manor Road.

Between July 7 and 8, two vehicles parked on Hest Bank Lane and Lancaster Road were broken into and a laptop, iPod, coat, cash and cigarettes were stolen.

Police believe all the cars were left unlocked.

A spokesman for Morecambe Police said: “Please can we ask that you remove anything of value from your vehicle and make sure it is locked.

“If you see anyone suspicious in this area then please phone it in to us, 999 crime in progress or 101 suspicious activity. We will be stepping up patrols in this area.”