‘Substantial amount of money’ stolen from Lancaster bank

Lancashire police have confirmed it is investigating a burglary at Barclays Bank in Lancaster.

Thursday, 5th December 2019, 3:08 pm
Police have taped off Barclays Bank in Lancaster

The bank in Market Street has been cordoned off today, December 5, following a report at around 8.35am that a “substantial amount of money had been taken from a safe”.

It is understood the bank will remain closed for the rest of the day.

A police spokeswoman said: “Enquiries are ongoing. No arrests have been made at this stage.

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“Anyone with information should call 101 quoting log number 282 of 5 December.”