Man Smashes his way through The Willow Grove Southport

At 5.20am this morning a man smashed his way through the Nevill Street entrance of The willow Grove, Southport in what is believed to be an attempted burglary. The man then attempted to escape out of the first floor Lord Street window.

A witness said that the man was on the roof facing Lord Street when arrested. A member staff added “the pub is full of blood”

The man had apparently targeted two other pubs nearby

Police are still at the scene collecting evidence.

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