This is why there was a large police presence in Grange Park yesterday

A large police presence was reported in and around Grange Park yesterday evening (April 11) - this is what happened.

Monday, 12th April 2021, 1:43 pm
Updated Monday, 12th April 2021, 1:46 pm

A woman received "injuries to her back" as officers responded to a report of disorder in Horsebridge Road at around 3.30pm.

Residents in the area reported a chase ensued, with the offenders hopping over garden fences in an attempt to evade police.

Today (April 12), the force confirmed four boys from Blackpool - three aged 16 and one aged 17 - have been arrested on suspicion of affray.

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Police said they were called to reports of disorder in Horsebridge Road. (Credit: Google)

They are all currently in custody for questioning.

Anyone with information has been asked to contact police by calling 101, quoting log number 0907 of April 11.

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