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Three arrested following theft of motorbikes

Friday, February 23, 2024

On Wednesday (21st February 2024), officers were called to South Grove in Morecambe to reports of a group of males in possession of a motorbike without number plates.

After quickly attending the area, officers located two mopeds which were confirmed to be reported stolen and outstanding.

Three males, aged 16, 19, and 21, from Morecambe, were arrested on suspicion of theft of a motor vehicle and have since been released on bail. 

PC Casson said: “We have seen an increase motorbike thefts in the area recently, and we are working to crack down on this kind of activity.

“We ask the public to remain vigilant with their property and to report any suspicious activity to us by either calling 101, reporting online, or contacting Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111. Always dial 999 in an emergency.”