Police continue to crack down on underage drinkers in the borough and this morning have issued another strong message to parents.
PSNI confirmed a report of a drunk 15-year-old walking around in his underwear in Lurgan last night.
This is the latest in a long line of similar incidents involving either alcohol or drugs.
And the consequences can be deadly, which has been well documented by police in recent months through various campaigns, including the most Operation Snapper.
ABC PSNI tweeted the message, with a powerful memo to parents: “Report of a drunk 15-year-old old in his underwear in Lurgan last night. Parents-KNOW where your kids are!Things go wrong from there VERY quickly.”
Report of a drunk 15yr old in his underwear in Lurgan last night.Parents-KNOW where your kids are!Things go wrong from there VERY quickly.
— Arma, Banb & Crai (@PSNIABC) August 28, 2017
Elsewhere in Lurgan last night, in a separate incident, a man was assaulted in the Ardboe Drive area of town.
A police spokesperson said: “Do you live in Ardboe Drive, just off Russell Drive, or were you in the area last night? Did you witness a disturbance around 8pm? Did you see a black Seat car in the area at the time?
“As a result of this, a male was assaulted and had property damaged.
“If you know anything, we’d like to hear from you.
“You can call us on 101, or speak to Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111. The incident number is 1361 of 27/08/17.”
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