The local police are aware that there have been a number of purse snatching incidents in the Lytham and St Anne’s areas over the past couple of days.

Fylde Police have provided an update to advise everyone that they have arrested two individuals in relation to these offences. The Police say this is as a direct result of community intelligence and help from local residents. Whilst the investigation remains on-going the Police would like to thank everyone in the local community for remaining alert and for supporting them with their enquiries.