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Urgent police warning after ‘multiple’ reports of children playing on frozen Craigavon Lakes

"Parents, please have a chat with your child and educate them on the dangers and we will continue to patrol the area."

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Police have issued an urgent appeal to parents after reports of children playing on the ice at Craigavon Lakes.

A PSNI spokesperson said they had received “multiple calls” today.

“This is incredibly dangerous given the freezing temperatures of the water underneath,” said the spokesperson.

“Parents, please have a chat with your child and educate them on the dangers and we will continue to patrol the area.”

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