‘Hundreds stolen from ATM after bag snatch’

A man and woman have been accused of stealing a bag and its contents then fraudulently drawing hundreds of pounds out from a hole in the wall with the victim’s bank card.

Friday, 25th June 2021, 12:04 pm

Mark Mayren, 34, and Alysha Clayton, 31, both of Prestt Grove in Worsley Mesnes, appeared before Wigan and Leigh magistrates charged with burgling a house in Reedsmere Close to snatch the possessions worth £235 then drawing another £520 from a cash point on the same day: June 6.

Mayren is further charged with headbutting, scratching and spitting at two police officers - PCs Clark and Carter - 10 days later and also escaping from custody.

They were remanded in custody until they appear before making a first appearance before a Bolton judge on July 22.

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