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Police investigate burglary and car theft in Barrow

Police are investigating an incident of burglary and the theft of a car  in Barrow overnight on January 19.

Entry was gained to a property on Walton Lane between 9pm on January 19 and 7am on January 20 through the back door.

Keys for a white Ford Focus ST were taken.

The vehicle, registration ST68 HWL, as parked on a nearby street and was also taken.

A 19-year-old man from Barrow was arrested on suspicion of burglary and the theft of a motor vehicle. He has since been released under investigation.

A 21-year-old man from Barrow was arrested on suspicion of burglary and the theft of a motor vehicle. He has since been released under investigation.

A 24-year-old man from Barrow was arrested on suspicion of burglary and the theft of a motor vehicle. He has since been released under investigation.

Officers are keen to speak to anyone who may have witnessed the incident or anyone with CCTV or dash cam footage in the vicinity of Walton Lane.

Anyone with information is encouraged to contact DC 2516 on 101, quoting incident number 28 of 20 January. Alternatively, call Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.