Teen found hoax calling Cambs police

Teen found hoax calling Cambs police

Published by KLFM
5:26am 9th January 2020.

A 15-year-old was found hoax calling Cambridgeshire Police on Tuesday night (7th January).

Last night, the call handlers were inundated with the time-wasting calls so decided to track the culprits.

He was found and given "very strong words of advice" from officers.

 

The 999 calls being made were blocking up the lines for those with real emergencies.

The found him by tracking where the calls had come from.

Some were from a payphone in Wisbech and the others from the 15-year old's mobile phone.

The police went to his address to tell him that these sorts of calls won't be tolerated. 

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