Police appeal after car is rammed into Morecambe house

Police are appealing for information after a vehicle was used to ram a property in Morecambe.

Monday, 21st September 2020, 3:59 pm
Updated Monday, 21st September 2020, 5:55 pm
Police are appealing for information after a car was rammed into a house in Morecambe.

Police were called around 10.25pm on August 29 to reports a vehicle had been reversed into a house on Lune Drive causing structural damage.

The vehicle, believed to be a Daihatsu Terios Tracker, registration plate OU06 YFH, was driven from the scene and later recovered in Deanpoint, Morecambe, on September 2.

No one was injured during the incident. A 22-year-old man from Lancaster was arrested on suspicion of criminal damage with intent to endanger life and has been released under investigation pending further enquiries.

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Police are appealing for information after a car was rammed into a house in Morecambe.

Following enquiries detectives believe the vehicle was sold on August 17 and are keen to speak to the seller, as well as establish the movements of the car between August 17 and September 2.

Det Con Ben Heap, of Lancaster CID, said: “This was a shocking and very concerning incident in which a car, believed to be a Daihatsu Terios Tracker, has been used to ram the front of a home in Morecambe causing significant damage.

“We are appealing to anyone with information about the incident to come forward.

“We know the car was sold on August 17. Were you the seller? Who did you sell the vehicle to? Furthermore we would encourage anyone who has seen the vehicle in the Morecambe area in recent weeks to get in touch.”

Anyone with information can contact police on 101 or email [email protected] quoting log 1700 of August 29.