Teenager arrested in connection with supplying nitrous oxide canisters in Kenilworth's Abbey Fields

Officers in the Warwick district said nitrous oxide canisters are becoming a common sight around the area

Tuesday, 2nd March 2021, 2:36 pm

A 16-year-old boy has been arrested in connection with supplying nitrous oxide canisters in Kenilworth's Abbey Fields.

Officers made the arrest in the car park in the early hours of Saturday morning (Feb 27).

The teenager was arrested on suspicion with intent to supply nitrous oxide canisters - he has since been interviewed and released pending further enquires.

A 16-year-old boy has been arrested in connection with supplying nitrous oxide canisters in Kenilworth's Abbey Fields.

Officers in the Warwick district said nitrous oxide canisters are becoming a common sight around the area.

They recently spotted a large number in Friends Close, Baginton (pictured).

"This is a popular past time for some people lately and extremely dangerous," said a police spokesperson.

"Nitrous oxide canisters and balloons are found regularly throughout Kenilworth and Warwick Rural East beat areas."