A MAN was arrested for suspected car crimes in the early hours of Saturday morning.

Police officers in Atherton arrested the person in Yew Tree Avenue, Atherton at 2.15am.

The suspect was arrested on suspicion of vehicle interference and attempted theft from a motor vehicle.

Police were alerted to the suspected offender after a call from the public.

When officers attended, they found the suspect in one of the victim's cars.

If you see a crime, call police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111

You can also report crimes online by clicking 'Report' or using the live chat feature on www.gmp.police.uk.