Teen runaway rumbled by staff at Morecambe train station

A teenager trying to run away was intercepted by staff at Morecambe train station.

By Michelle Blade
Tuesday, 24th May 2022, 11:29 am

British Transport Police Lancashire tweeted: “A young-looking teenager in Morecambe was asking for a single to Croydon.

"Not enough money so asks for a single to Birmingham instead.

"A good call from railstaff and we intercepted a child running away from home.

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The ticket office at Morecambe train station.

"Safeguarding checks and submissions completed.”

The British Transport Police is a national special police force that polices railways and light-rail systems in England, Wales and Scotland.