22-year-old man wanted in connection with burglary in Bamber Bridge

Posted on - 19th April, 2021 - 9:07am | Author - | Posted in - Bamber Bridge, Crime, Preston News, South Ribble News
James Ashton, 22. Pic: South Ribble Police

South Ribble Police have appealed for information on the whereabouts of James Ashton, 22, who is wanted in connection with a burglary.


Ashton, previously off Mosslands, Leyland, is wanted in connection with a burglary on Church Road, Bamber Bridge, on 24 March, where two vehicles were reported stolen.

He is 5ft 7in of slim build with short ginger hair.

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As well as Leyland he also has links to Bamber Bridge and the Chorley area.

Sergeant Paul Harrison of Lancashire Police said: “If you know where Ashton is or if you see him, please call police providing his location and a description of his clothing.

“Furthermore, I would urge Ashton to come forward and speak with police as soon as possible.

“I would also remind anyone helping him that it is an offence to assist an offender.”

Anyone with information can contact police on 101 or email

Alternatively, independent charity Crimestoppers can be contacted anonymously on 0800 555111 or online at For immediate sightings contact 999.

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