POLICE have warned residents to stay vigilant after a man was reported trying to open car doors.

Bolton police were called to a man and woman trying car doors in Heaton in the early hours of yesterday morning.

In a Facebook post, Bolton Central officers said a man was arrested in Markland Hill Avenue: "At 0200hours this morning we attended to a report of a male and female trying car doors in the Heaton area (Markland Hill Avenue) and arrested a male for vehicle interference.

"He has numerous items on him which we would like to identify including sunglasses, aftershave and gold rings."

If you have been a victim, the log reference is 253-301219.

The police added: "If you have been a victim of crime or have CCTV please contact us on 101."