16-year-old charged following incident in Hatfield

PUBLISHED: 10:11 20 February 2017 | UPDATED: 10:11 20 February 2017

16-year-old charged following incident in Hatfield

16-year-old charged following incident in Hatfield

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A teenager has been charged with possession of a bladed article following an incident in Hatfield.

Officers were called at 4.49pm on February 14, to reports that a number of young people were causing a disturbance outside McDonald’s in Comet Way, Hatfield.

A police spokeswoman said: “They were given words of advice by the attending officers before being moved on.

“However, as they were leaving the area one of the members of the group was allegedly seen discarding what is believed to be a knife in some bushes nearby.”

Officers arrested a 16-year-old boy who has been charged with possession of a bladed article in connection with this incident.

He has been bailed to appear at Central West Herts Youth Court on March 1.


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