Merseyside Police

Suspected stolen van and parts found following warrant at business unit in Ashton-in-Makerfield

News   •   Jan 24, 2019 16:15 GMT

We can confirm that a suspected stolen vehicle and parts have been recovered following a warrant at a business premises in Ashton-in-Makerfield this week.

Enquiries into the premises in a unit in Billinge Road led to a warrant being carried out on Tuesday, 22 January.

A suspected stolen Ford Transit Custom van and other suspected stolen vehicle parts. The van is believed to have been stolen from the Wigan area last week.

Forensic enquiries are ongoing to identify the origin of these items.

Anyone with information is asked to contact @MerPolCC, call 101 with reference 19100020916, or you can contact the independent charity @CrimestoppersUK on 0800 555 111.