Farm burglars fled in white Transit van

POLICE are appealing for witnesses to an attempted burglary at a farmhouse in the Bagnall area on Tuesday, May 23.

Two men entered the property on Bagnall Road at around 1pm.

The offenders were disturbed by  police officers on patrol and fled the scene in a white transit van, which is thought to have had false number plates.

A brief police pursuit followed but the van was lost at Cellarhead.

The driver of the van is described as a white male with dark hair and stubble.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact Staffordshire Police on 101 quoting incident 341 of  May 23, or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.