A Section 60 order has been put in place in Fishwick after a second teenager was stabbed.Advertisement
Extra police patrols, including mounted, have been in the area to offer reassurance following yesterday’s assault, in which a 15-year-old boy was slashed in the arm.
A Section 60 order remains in place until 8pm tonight in the area as a preventative measure (see map).
This allows officers to stop and search people and to require the removal of face coverings.
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Last week police ran Section 60 orders for three consecutive nights after a teenage boy was stabbed.