Burglars fled a property they had broken into after being disturbed by the resident.
Police arrested two men on Wednesday evening, December 21, following a report of a burglary in Parr.
At around 9.30pm it was reported that two men had broken into a house at Brampton Court and were leaving the property when disturbed.
According to police, no one was injured in the incident.
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A short time later officers stopped a black Vauxhall Astra on Fry Street in Parr and two men were arrested.
The men, aged 38 and 41, from St Helens, were arrested on suspicion of burglary with intent to steal.
They remain in detention and are being interrogated by the police.
After the arrests, police said: “We have a dedicated burglary team called Operation Castle that focuses on hotspot areas and specific types of burglaries.
“Since our inception in 2018, we have witnessed more than 600 years of detention of suspects.
“Each judgment passed makes the communities of Merseyside and beyond safer from the harm, hardship and inconvenience that burglaries bring.”
- See burglary prevention tips. Call the police on 101 or you can also provide information anonymously through the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 or through their online form.
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