Appeal After Cash Machine Stolen In Westhoughton

Police are appealing for information after a cash machine was stolen from a shop in Westhoughton. 

Shortly after 2.30am on Friday 14 June 2019 officers were called to reports of a burglary at A to Z News on Wigan Road. 

Offenders with their faces covered forced the shutters of the shop and stole a free-standing cash machine before making off in a pick-up style truck.

There may have been a second vehicle involved.

After the burglary the pick-up truck is believed to have made off in the direction of Wigan. 

Anyone with information is asked to contact police on 0161 856 5757 quoting reference 0181 of 14/06/19. Alternatively, information can be supplied anonymously using the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

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