Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

'It's Terrible. They Try to Break in All the Time'

Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

'It's Terrible. They Try to Break in All the Time'

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BUSINESS owners also hit out at the yobs who are blighting their community.

Khawaja Ahmad is the boss of The Bottle's Top, a newsagent. His CCTV shows children sneaking into the back of his shop.

He said: "It's terrible.

They fight in our shop, smash our windows. They try to break in all the time.

"It's taking over my life.

I fear to go on holiday because I know that something will happen. I feel like I have to be here all the time.

"I'm losing business and I have no life."

Fazal Khan, of Pizza Factory, said: "They are harassing elderly people, they throw eggs at our shop, they drink alcohol in the road, every day all day.

"They have also smashed our window."

Fabien Gordon, a manager at Yo Thai, said he had complained to the police 'at least ten times'.

He added: "They open the doors of our delivery drivers' vans while they are moving, they play loud music. …

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