Police patrol Luton town centre after reports of youths fighting

Police were out in force in Luton town centre yesterday evening after a group of youths began fighting.

Thursday, 1st July 2021, 5:01 pm
Updated Thursday, 1st July 2021, 5:02 pm

The incident occurred while local pubs were busy following a funeral held earlier in the day.

A Beds Police spokesman said: "We were called at approximately 6.45pm yesterday (Wednesday), after it was reported that a number of youths were seen fighting in George Street, Luton.

"Police officers arrived and carried out patrols in the local area.

Police were out in force in George Street yesterday
Police were out in force in George Street yesterday

"Two teenagers received a verbal warning and a dispersal order was put in place.

"The police licensing team is working with Luton Council to review issues raised following the incident."