Youths banned from Welwyn Garden City centre following paint throwing incident

PUBLISHED: 19:50 21 December 2019 | UPDATED: 19:50 21 December 2019

A Section 35 Order is in place for 48 hours in Welwyn Garden City town centre.

A Section 35 Order is in place for 48 hours in Welwyn Garden City town centre.

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A Section 35 Dispersal Order is now in place for Welwyn Garden City town centre and Woodhall Shops following reports of a large group of youths throwing paint.

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Seven notices were issued at 3:30pm today and the order will be in place until Monday at 3pm.

A Section 35 Order allows police to direct a person who has, or is likely to, commit anti-social behaviour to leave a specified area and not return for up to 48 hours.


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