Merseyside Police

Appeal for information following incident in Moreton

News   •   Jan 24, 2019 09:08 GMT

We are appealing for information and asking if anyone recognises the helmets pictured following an incident Birkenhead in December.

At around 2.35am on Thursday, 13 December, officers stop checked two males following reports of an attempted burglary in the Moreton area. Following a search, suspected stolen items were recovered including two motorcycle helmets (pictured).


A 22-year-old man from Liscard and a 16-year-old boy from Birkenhead were both arrested on suspicion of going equipped for theft of a vehicle and attempt theft of a vehicle. They have since been released under investigation pending further enquiries.

Anyone with information on suspected burglary, or who recognises the motorcycle helmets pictured, is asked to contact @MerPolCC, call 101 quoting ref. 18400064035, or @CrimestoppersUK anonymously on 0800 555 111. Always call 999 if a crime is in progress. #OpCastle #BeatTheBurglar