Police called to egg throwing in Welwyn Garden City

PUBLISHED: 09:58 02 November 2017

Upperfield Road, Welwyn Garden City. 
Picture: Google Street View

Upperfield Road, Welwyn Garden City. Picture: Google Street View


Police were called to reports of youths throwing eggs at property in Welwyn Garden City.

On Tuesday evening (Halloween night), police received calls about a couple of “egging incidents” in Welwyn Garden City.

A police spokesman said: “The safer neighbourhood team were carrying out proactive patrols across Welwyn Garden City on Halloween night.

“Officers were engaging with young people and I’m pleased to say that it was a quiet night with many people enjoying the evening responsibly and no related arrests.

“There were a couple of reports of antisocial behaviour, namely eggs being thrown at property.

“Officers attended however no damage was caused to the properties.”

In one incident, an egg was thrown at a house in Upperfield Road at about 6.30pm.

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