CASH was stolen from a children’s nursery – with police launching an appeal to try and track down the person responsible.

Police officers in Hyndburn are still appealing for help in identifying the male captured on further CCTV footage stealing cash from a local children’s nursery which is situated on Cannon Street, Accrington.

On Wednesday 20th April 2022, at approximately 21:15hrs, the suspect has approached the rear of the local children’s nursery smashing a glass window gaining access to the premises.

The suspect then walks around the nursery before entering the main office stealing the safe and a locked black tin containing cash.

The empty black cash tin was located within the grounds of St James Church but unfortunately the digital safe is still outstanding.

The latest stills are of the suspect standing on Church Street, Accrington If anyone has any information regarding the burglary, they can contact the local neighbourhood policing office on 01254 – 353137, e-mail 7604@lancashire.police.uk, alternatively contact 101.