Wheels stolen from car parked at a Wigan railway station

British Transport Police are investigating
British Transport Police are investigating

Police are appealing for witnesses after the wheels were stolen from a car parked at a Wigan railway station.

The windows of an Audi A3 parked at Appley Bridge station were smashed at some point between 7.30am and 6.30pm on Tuesday, September 11.

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Someone searched through the car to find locking wheel nuts to unlock and remove four alloy wheels.

The car, which was parked on the Wigan-bound platform, was left resting on the floor, which caused further damage.

British Transport Police are investigating what happened and are appealing for witnesses to contact them.

Anyone with information is asked to call police on 0800 40 50 40 or text 61016, with reference 336/11/09/2018.

Alternatively, call Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.