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Youths Arrested After Vandalism Spree

Monday November 5 2012

FOUR youths have been arrested after a vandalism spree across Barnsley.

Police say the four - who are all teenagers - were arrested on Sunday and they have issued a stark warning to mobs of youths causing problems.

Groups of around 15 - 20 youths who were targeting Goldthorpe, Thurnscoe and Bolton on Dearne which resulted in car wing mirrors being kicked in and windows on homes being smashed.

A police spokesman said: "Officers are currently gathering evidence to make arrests for those involved last night.

"If further instances of disorder take place again tonight, robust police action will be taken against the offenders."

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Reply Posted by tone on Friday November 9 2012 at 20:47
Quality parenting to blame yet again

Reply Posted by cal on Sunday November 11 2012 at 15:22
make em clean streets and clean off graffiti chop grass on pavements take all there spare time up for months not 100 community hours 100 days cs make there lifes a misery like they do us

Reply Posted by spike on Sunday November 11 2012 at 20:12
I agree with cal..there are plenty of verges that have not had the litter picked out of them for years around our countys roads..get em some hi-viz vests on and get them out there.