POLICE have issued a warning to residents after a spate of burglaries in Over Hulton.

It comes after four homes in Newbrook Road were targeted since Thursday, all of which occurred during the daytime.

Officers are urging residents to be extra vigilant when securing their properties, to make sure burglar alarms are in use, and to keep all valuables out of sight.

Residents who see anything suspicious should contact police via 101 or via the live chat on the GMP website.