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Two ‘lads from Preston’ fined for driving to Cumbria during lockdown

Posted on - 9th May, 2020 - 12:34pm | Author - | Posted in - Crime, Preston News
Police escorted the two men out of Cumbria Pic: Cumbria Road Police
Police escorted the two men out of Cumbria Pic: Cumbria Road Police

Police in the Lake District are continuing to warn Prestonians about visiting.

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Cumbria Road Police said during Saturday (May 9) morning they had escorted ‘two lads from Preston’ out of the county.

The pair were issued a fine for breaching coronavirus restrictions.

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A tweet from Cumbria Road Police said: “Two lads from Preston escorted out of the county and issued tickets for breaching Covid restrictions.

“Just a drive out is not an essential journey.”

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