Attempted break-in outside Wrexham supermarket

Published date: 16 January 2014 |
Published by: Staff reporter
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THIEVES attempted to force their way into a security van early this morning.

North Wales Police in Wrexham are appealing for witnesses following an attempted robbery outside Morrison’s supermarket in Ruthin Road, Wrexham earlier today.

North Wales Police attended the scene after thieves attempted to force their way into a security van visiting the store.

Detective Sergeant Ros Hewitt at Wrexham CID said:  “At about 6.45 this morning a security van visiting the store was attacked by two men who attempted to force their way into the vehicle.

"The alarm was quickly raised and the offenders fled empty handed.  Fortunately no one was injured during this incident.

“Descriptions of the offenders and the number involved are still being ascertained however we are very keen to hear from anyone who was in the area at the time and saw any suspicious persons or vehicles to contact Police immediately.”

Anyone with information relating to this incident is asked to contact North Wales Police on 101 or alternatively contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 quote reference R007189.

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