Washbrook property broken into twice over two nights

Police search for group of young men after burglary.

Police search for group of young men after burglary. - Credit: Archant

Police are hunting for a group of six to seven young men after the same Washbrook property was broken into twice over two nights.

The first happened in Whights Corner around 8.30pm on Monday, where an offender broke into an outbuilding and stole power tools and caused damage to other items.

The following day around 6pm a window was smashed at the same property.

The group of white males, all aged between 16 and 17 years old, were seen in the area around the time, police said.

One of the males is described as at least 5ft 5ins tall, of a slim build and was wearing a black hooded top with grey stripes and trousers.


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Another was described as around 5ft tall, of a larger build and was wearing a coat and had on a dark blue rucksack with a white oval band.

The last was described as wearing dark blue jeans and a light coloured t-shirt.

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Anyone with information should contact Bury Priority Crime Team quoting either HD/15/704 and 705 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.

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