Man arrested following retail park bomb hoax - The Leamington Observer

Man arrested following retail park bomb hoax

Leamington Editorial 4th Aug, 2020 Updated: 4th Aug, 2020   0

A MAN has been arrested in connection with a hoax bomb threat targeting a Leamington business.

The threat was made towards a business in Shires Retail Park, Tachbrook Park Drive, Leamington on Friday (July 31). It led to officers putting a cordon in place around the site while a search was conducted.

A 19-year-old from Coventry was arrested on suspicion of making a bomb hoax on Sunday (August 2) following an investigation by Warwickshire Police.

The man has been released under investigation while enquiries continue.




Anyone with information is asked to call police on 101 or ring 0800 555 111 to speak to Crimestoppers anonymously.


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