Preston residents noticed police completing searches on the River Ribble, sparking curiosity.Advertisement
Blog Preston contacted Lancashire Police regarding their increased presence in the area during Monday (10 May).
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A spokesperson for Lancashire police: “We are currently conducting a search in the Penwortham area of Preston and accounts for the increased visibility of police officers in that area.
“This is a targeted search as a result of ongoing enquiries and is not related to any specific incident in the local area and as such we can reassure the community that there is no escalated concerns.”
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