go

Teenager arrested in connection with 60 hoax calls

Police investigating calls made to emergency services between August 2014 and September 2015

Chris Ord

Reporter:

Chris Ord

Contact:

01635 886639

police

A 15-year-old boy from Thatcham has been arrested in connection with 60 hoax calls made to the emergency services.


Thames Valley Police officers arrested the boy on Sunday, September 20, on suspicion of causing a public nuisance by making hoax calls to emergency services.

He has been bailed until October 1.

Police are investigating about 60 calls to all three emergency services – fire, police and ambulance – between 23 August 2014 and 14 September 2015.

They include false reports of fires, fights, burglaries and medical incidents.

Leave your comment

Share your opinions on Newbury Weekly News

Characters left: 1000

News

St Bart's are talk of the town
News

St Bart's are talk of the town

School debating team two other schools to the title

 
Amateur boxing packs a punch for The Rosemary Appeal
News

Amateur boxing packs a punch for The Rosemary Appeal

White collar contenders square up in the ring at Newbury's Northcroft Centre

 
News

Homeless funding is 'not enough'

 
News

Motorist flouted driving ban for running down man in road rage

 
News

Volunteers crucial to Thatcham Library's survival