THE Golborne and Lowton Neighbourhood Police Team is urging residents to be vigilant after break-ins were reported in the areas.

According to CCTV, the offence in Lowton occured at 5.45pm on Thursday when two men were spotted, both with their hoods up and their faces covered.

An alarm disturbed them and they left empty handed.

A shed break-in was also reported in Golborne.

Response patrols have been tasked with giving the areas extra attention.