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Drunken and disorderly behaviour - Bideford

Alert message sent 10/03/2020 09:32:00

Information sent on behalf of Devon and Cornwall Police

Police appeal to find witnesses who were in quay area of town
Police investigating reports of drunken and disorderly behaviour at Bideford quay on Saturday 7 March have appealed for a number of witnesses to come forward.
PCSOs were approached by a woman and alerted to concerns that a male was causing distress to a group of disabled people waiting for a bus at around 7.15pm.
Officers attended the scene to speak with the individual, who subsequently entered a telephone box and, on exiting the kiosk, allegedly knocked a small child from their scooter.
The youngster was unharmed after being caught by their father.
Police would like to locate the people mentioned as they may be able to assist with officers’ enquiries.
A 48-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of being drunk and disorderly in a public place, assault of an emergency worker, and possession of a Class C drug. He has been released on police bail until 23 March. 
Anyone with information is urged to call police on 101, or email, quoting crime reference number CR/020358/20.  
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Linzi Berryman (Police, DC Alert Officer, Devon & Cornwall)

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