Lit firework posted through letterbox

09 Nov 2016 16:00 PM

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Police are appealing for information after a lit firework was posted through a letterbox in South Tyneside.

The incident happened between 8.30pm and 9pm on Sunday, November 6, in Church View in Boldon Colliery.

The firework caused minor damage to the property, however, police are warning the consequences could have been far worse.

No-one was injured in the incident.

Officers are carrying out enquiries and are appealing for witnesses. Anyone with information should contact Northumbria Police on 101 quoting reference 998 061116 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.


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