Residents on Sheffield estate in shock after discovering fishing line tied across path

Residents on a Sheffield estate have issued a warning after fishing line was tied across a well-used path.

Saturday, 17th June 2017, 7:20 pm
Updated Monday, 19th June 2017, 4:27 pm
Handsworth Road - Google Maps

Handsworth residents took to Facebook yesterday to issue the warning that fishing line had been tied across the well-used path.

One resident reported that four chilren were seen tieing the line across the path leading from Handsworth Church.

She also reported that a line had been put on a path going past two local schools.

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Residents said they have now taken the dangerous line down and reported the incident to the police.

A number of schools are situated in the area, including Ballifield Primary School, Sunny Meadows Nursery and Handsworth Grange College.