Police arrest alleged handbag thief on Lord Street April 9th, 2016 jmr jmr Latest News Shares Comments Photo: Police make arrest on Lord Street Police arrest alleged handbag thief on Lord Street, Southport Police arrested a male on Lord Street on suspicion of a handbag theft this evening, Saturday 9 April 2016. The thief was detained near to the Scarisbick Hotel and taken to the towns nearest custody suit (Copy Lane, Bootle) for further questioning. Police at the scene declined to comment on the arrest. OTS News.co.uk will have an update when more information become available. Submit News Contact us with your community, business or sport news. Phone 07581350321 Email [email protected] Facebook www.facebook.com/otsnews.co.uk Twitter www.twitter.com/onthespot_news Breaking local news as it happens, searchable archives with photographs, the ability to instantly comment on news articles – there are so many advantages to OTS (Onthespot) News. If you want your news read locally online then send it to [email protected]– relying only on the newspaper is to restrict yourself to an ever reducing audience. Related Comments comments!