A cherished family parrot has been stolen by thieves from a garden centre in Ashton.
Shortly before 8.10am on Thursday 15 June 2017 police were called to Dunns Garden and Pet Centre. Where reports of a burglary had believed to have taken place between 5.45pm on 14 June and 8am the following morning.
The assailants forced their way inside through a wooden wall before swiping Percy. Percy is a rare African grey parrot, that was being looked after for a family while they were on holiday.
Officers have now released images of the parrot and are appealing for the public’s help to trace him.
Police Constable Douglass said: “This family have gone away on holiday only to return home to find their beloved pet taken.
“These men have taken nothing else from inside other than Percy and his family are understandably very upset.