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Booze confiscated in police crackdown

PUBLISHED: 13:54 24 April 2009 | UPDATED: 11:03 12 July 2010

Police have seized more than 100 cans and bottles of alcohol in the last four weeks from under-age drinkers in the Wymondham area.

The booze was confiscated from young people drinking in the vicinity, especially within the town's designated public place order (DPPO), as part of a crackdown on anti-social drinking by the local Wymondham, Hethersett and Mulbarton safer neighbourhood teams.

Police have seized more than 100 cans and bottles of alcohol in the last four weeks from under-age drinkers in the Wymondham area.

The booze was confiscated from young people drinking in the vicinity, especially within the town's designated public place order (DPPO), as part of a crackdown on anti-social drinking.

The incidents were mainly happening on weekend evenings where parents were informed about their child's drinking habits.

A 20-year-old man who lives in Wymondham has been fined £80 for buying alcohol for young people under the age of 18yrs.


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