Time Incident Posted: 19:45

Incident Date: 10/05/2019

Incident Location: Incident Location: South Street, Ellistown

Incident Number: 8383

Incident Type: Oil Poured Over Childrens Play Area

Initial Emergency Call Received: 18:59

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 x fire engine from Coalville, 1 x Special Appliance (Hazardous Material Environmental Protection Unit)

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed:


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Call from member of public to the Police reporting some sort of liquid being poured in the park.

Updated Incident Information: Upon arrival, incident confirmed as 50 litres of Oil poured over children's playground and play equipment. Fire Service using absorbent pads to deal with incident.
Police requested to attend due to this being deliberate.

Public Statement Issued:


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