Arrests have been made after the sides of lorries parked at Southwaite services near Carlisle were slashed in an attempt to steal goods.

Cumbria Police have arrested two men from West Yorkshire, one aged 25 and one aged 29, after a spree of damage was done to lorries parked at the service station yesterday.

Both men were arrested on suspicion of conspiracy to steal, attempted theft and criminal damage. Both are still in police custody.

Police are reminding people to report anything suspicious to police via 101 or via Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.