Searches in Whitley Bay

18 Mar 2016 15:36 PM

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This is an update in relation to searches carried out at the coast in North Tyneside after police received a call of concern yesterday, (Thursday, March 17), about a man who had jumped from cliffs at Whitley Bay.

Searches were carried out by officers on foot and by air and it has now been confirmed that the call was a hoax.

Action is being taken by police in respect of the hoax caller.

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