Police warning after reports of man acting suspiciously

Central Avenue, Buckshaw Village
Central Avenue, Buckshaw Village

A man has reportedly been acting suspiciously in areas of Buckshaw Village.

Police have issued a warning to the people after a man has been acting suspiciously over the last few days.

The man has been seen around the Central Avenue, Dawson Lane, and Old Worden Avenue areas between 8am and 10am.

A spokesperson for the police said: “We know that this will be causing some concerns for local residents and our officers will be actively targeting the areas to provide reassurance.

“Please come and speak to us if you have any concerns.

"Investigations into these reports are very much ongoing and our officers would like to hear from anyone who may have any information or CCTV or doorbell footage from that area which may assist us in our enquiries.”

If you come across anything that appears suspicious, report it to police on 101 or email chorley.npt@lancashire.police.uk. If suspect you are in immediate danger, call 999.