Police helicopter scrambled after reports of car 'break-in' in Chorley

The police helicopter was mobilised after thieves attempted to steal a car in Chorley last night.

Wednesday, 17th May 2017, 10:10 am
Updated Sunday, 4th June 2017, 9:50 pm
Officers were alerted to reports of an attempted car theft at around 3am on Corporation Street. PIC: Googlemaps

Officers were alerted to reports of an attempted car theft at around 3am on Corporation Street.

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A spokesman for the police said: "We were called to reports that somebody was attempting to break into a car in Chorley.

"Officers attended. Two men made off from the scene. We made a search of the area, but no arrests were made."

Anyone with information can contact police on 101 quoting log reference 120 of May 17.