Drunk man arrested at Preston railway station after causing problems on Blackpool train

A man was arrested at Preston railway station after causing problems on a train from Blackpool.

Monday, 31st May 2021, 4:04 pm
Updated Monday, 31st May 2021, 4:08 pm

Officers from British Transport Police (BTP) were called to the station at 6.40pm yesterday to meet the train coming from Blackpool North railway station.

They were responding to reports of a 'drunk male causing problems'.

A spokesman for BTP said: "He was ejected from the station, but came back swearing at officers."

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The man was arrested at Preston railway station

The man was subsequently arrested and was charged this morning for being drunk and disorderly.