Man arrested following suspected burglary in St Helens

A man has been arrested following an incident in St Helens this morning (Wednesday, November 17).

Wednesday, 17th November 2021, 3:36 pm
Officers were called to Knowsley Road to reports of a suspected burglary.

At around 5.15am, officers were called to Knowsley Road to reports of a suspected burglary.

A man was pursued on foot and seen to climb onto a nearby roof. With support of the National Police Air Service (NPAS) helicopter and MFRS, he came down at around 7am.

A 33-year-old man from St Helens has been arrested on suspicion of burglary and taken into custody for questioning.

Anyone with information on this incident can contact us @MerpolCC or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 with reference 21000798828.