Man arrested in Ashton for possession of a knife and burglary

Posted on - 12th November, 2021 - 1:42pm | Author - | Posted in - Ashton-on-Ribble, Crime, Preston News
The knife which was taken at the scene

Preston Task Force have arrested a most wanted man today (Friday 12 November) in the Ashton area.


Police chased the man and he was arrested for a burglary at a nearby business, and for possessing a knife which he discarded whilst he was being chased.

Read more: Man charged with Bamber Bridge assault and criminal damage

Police thanked the public who assisted in his detention.

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