Man arrested after items thrown from town centre car park

Rubbish has been strewn across the street.

Rubbish has been strewn across the street. - Credit: Archant

An 18-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of causing criminal damage after debris and glass was strewn across the town centre this morning (Thursday).

Debris and glass has been strewn across the street.

Debris and glass has been strewn across the street. - Credit: Archant

The man was arrested after items were thrown from a car park in Weston-super-Mare town centre.

More: Town centre cordoned off due to broken glass and debris.

A police spokesman said: “An 18-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of causing criminal damage.

“This relates to items that were thrown from a car park.

“The man is in custody.”


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Parts of Regent Street and High Street were cordoned off while Avon and Somerset police dealt with the incident just after 7am.

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