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Merseyside Police is appealing for witnesses following an attempted burglary at a post office in Southport.

Police were called to Lord Street at just before 3am on Friday, 17 July, following reports that an offender or offenders had forced a door to gain entry into the shop next door to the post office.

It is then believed they attempted to smash a wall and gain entry into the neighbouring post office but were disturbed and fled the scene.

Detectives are seeking CCTV from the area and enquiries are ongoing.

Anyone with any information about the incident is asked to call Merseyside Police on 101 or the confidential Crimestoppers line on 0800 555 111.
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