Fireworks thrown at cars

Crime story
Crime story

YOBS have gone on a wrecking spree after throwing fireworks at cars in several parts of Wigan.

The attacks have happened in parts of Kitt Green, Marsh Green and Pemberton on Friday night.

There have also been reports of cars being targeted in Hindley Green.

No-one has been injured, but many cars have had windows smashed.

Greater Manchester Police issued a warning: “Fireworks are being thrown at cars passing by and bangers are also being set off on parked cars.

“Just be aware. If anyone feels under immediate threat call 999.

“Patrols are out and about doing their best to serve and protect.

“If anyone sees anything suspicious call us on 101.”