Murder investigation after woman found in Orrell, Wigan

The article below was taken from the Greater Manchester Police website. The link for the original article is as follows: Police have launched a murder investigation after a woman was found dead in Orrell Water Park. At around 7.20pm on Friday 16 June 2017 police were called by an 18-year-old woman’s concerned family after … Read more

Man, 28, wanted in connection with incidents in Skelmersdale and Manchester

Skelmersdale Police are appealing for help locating a man from Upholland who is wanted in connection with a robbery, an assault and a burglary. Craig William Shelley (pictured), 28, is wanted after a man was punched to the head and face and had his car keys stolen during an incident which occurred on December 26th 2016 … Read more

Information appeal made after wallet is stolen from 90 year old man in Orrell

An appeal for information has been made by police after a 90 year old man had his wallet stolen in a distraction burglary. At 6pm on Tuesday 9th February 2016, a man has approached a house on Gathurst Road in Orrell, Wigan and he asked for a bucket of water for a radiator. The house’s … Read more

Information appeal made after armed robbery on Ormskirk Road, Wigan

An appeal for information has been made after two men, one who was brandishing a knife, have threatened staff at a fast-food restaurant in Wigan. At 10.55pm on Monday 19th October 2015, the two men have walked into the Kentucky Fried Chicken on Ormskirk Road and have then jumped over the counter. The two men … Read more