Two people arrested after video shared on social media from borough cemetery

Two people were arrested after a video was shared on social media from a cemetery in the borough.

By Gaynor Clarke
Thursday, 14th April 2022, 8:07 am
Updated Thursday, 14th April 2022, 12:47 pm

Police say they were questioned last night about the video, which reportedly shows items being taken from graves at Leigh Cemetery.

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A police spokesman said: “The police are aware of the video that has been circulating on social media regarding an incident that took place at Leigh Cemetery, Manchester Road, Leigh.

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The video was filmed at Leigh Cemetery. Pic: Google Street View

“Two suspects were arrested yesterday evening, interviewed in custody and then bailed.”