Sheffield teenager reported by police for firework offences

A teenage boy, aged 16, has been reported to the youth offending service for firework offences.

Wednesday, 7th November 2018, 7:00 am
Updated Wednesday, 7th November 2018, 7:04 am
Police officers and firefighters in Tinsley on Bonfire Night

He was one of a number of youths stopped by officers in Sheffield on Bonfire Night and found to be in possession of fireworks.

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The youth reported for firework offences was taken home to his parents by police officers.