Police release pictures of men wanted in connection with booze thefts from Booths stores in and around Preston

Posted on - 21st January, 2021 - 2:42pm | Author - | Posted in - Crime, Fulwood, Garstang, Grimsargh, Lancashire Police, Longridge, Penwortham, Preston News, Ribble Valley News, South Ribble News, Wyre News
Police need your help to identify these men. Pic: Lancashire Police

Lancashire Police are appealing for information to identify these men following a number of alcohol thefts from Booths stores across the county.


Between December and January police have received reports of 10 thefts from stores in Lancashire, including offences in Garstang, Penwortham, Lytham, Longridge, Fulwood and Lancaster.

On each occasion high value spirits have been selected with the offenders putting the bottles down their trousers and leaving the store.

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It is estimated around £1,000 of alcohol has been taken, with some bottles recovered when they have been challenged.

It is believed the men are from the Greater Manchester area.

If you are able to identify them, or have any information, contact police on 101.

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Alternatively, you can email quoting log 0656 of 19 January.

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