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Public warned not to approach man wanted for New Hall Lane burglary

Posted on - 9th April, 2019 - 4:26pm | Author - | Posted in - Crime, Deepdale, Fishwick, Preston News, Ribbleton, St Matthews
Frankie Dwyer is wanted by police
Frankie Dwyer is wanted by police

A man is wanted after an armed gang broke into a flat off New Hall Lane.

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Update: Police say Frankie Dwyer has now been arrested during Thursday (11 April) evening

Preston Police were called after three men approached a property in Derby Square.

Carrying knives and crowbars the property was broke into and a purse containing cash was taken.

Preston Police now want to find Frankie Dwyer in connection with the incident which took place on Tuesday 26 March.

The 29-year-old, of Acregate Lane, is wanted by police.

Dwyer is described as white, 5’11”, slim, with short, light-brown hair, brown eyes and a light brown moustache.

Police say he has links with Ribbleton and Preston city centre.

Read more: Masked gang hunted after Audi driver attacked in New Hall Lane

PC Paul Moseley said: “Dywer is wanted by officers in connection with a serious offence.

“We would urge anyone who knows where he is not to approach him, but instead contact police providing a description of his clothing.”

A 40-year-old man from Preston was arrested on suspicion of aggravated burglary and released under investigation.

Anyone with information can contact police on 101 or (01772) 209729 quoting log 0059 of March 26.

Or you can call Crimestoppers and give information anonymously by dialling 0800555111.

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