Police in Kingston call arrested youth's parents

First published in News by

One youth has been arrested in Kingston on suspicion of carrying a balaclava, and his parents have been informed.

The incident happened near Fairfield Park moments ago, and one officer was heard to shout "you are not coming into Kingston with a balaclava".

Four police cars and a police van responded immediately to a group of youths heading from Cattle Market car park. Officers at the scene said Section 60 stop and search powers were being used.

Barcadia is the only licensed premises open in town, and police said they were about to ask it to shut.

Police at the scene phoned the youth's parents, who were not aware he was out and said to be very angry.

Send us your news, pictures and videos

Most read stories

Local Info

Enter your postcode, town or place name

About cookies

We want you to enjoy your visit to our website. That's why we use cookies to enhance your experience. By staying on our website you agree to our use of cookies. Find out more about the cookies we use.

I agree