Teen arrested after flare let off on crowded train near Lostock Hall railway station

A teenager was arrested after a flare was let off on a train near Lostock Hall railway station.

Monday, 4th October 2021, 12:35 pm

Officers from the British Transport Police were called to Lostock Hall following reports of a disturbance on Saturday evening (October 2).

On arrival it was discovered a flare had been set off on a crowded train near the station.

A 16-year-old was later identified and brought in for questioning, police said.

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A flare was let off on a train near Lostock Hall railway station. (Credit: Google)