Cumbria Crack

Appeal for witnesses to Wigton incidents

Cumbria police is appealing for witnesses following two incidents in Wigton on February 18.

The first incident occurred at around 8.50pm when officers were called to a report of an assault on the forecourt of the BP garage on Lowmoor Road.

The incident involved two men. One of the men sustained facial injuries.

The second incident was reported to police at 9.32pm but occurred earlier that evening in which cash which was taken from a property on Greenacres, Wigton.

A 26-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of assault ABH and theft and release on police bail.

Anyone with information is encouraged to contact DC 2612 on 101, quoting incident number 212 of 18 February.

Alternatively, call the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously, on 0800 555 111.