Altrincham residents have been taking to social media to voice ongoing concerns over groups of youth

Altrincham residents have been taking to social media to voice ongoing concerns over groups of youths who they say are threatening and intimidating people in the area.

Posts describe gangs of teenagers terrorising the neighbourhood and parents saying it’s no longer safe to let their children out at night or even walk to school.

More than 2,000 people have joined the Facebook group ‘keep our children safe Altrincham/surrounding areas’.

Police are investigating various incidents that may have led to the rise in concerns.

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