Police clampdown on paths used as a racetrack

Pit bike set to be crushed
Pit bike set to be crushed

Police said they are to take a zero-tolerance approach to the public pathways in Craigavon being used as a racetrack by young teenagers.

Brownlow police said a Pit Bike was seized this week and will be crushed.

A spokesperson said: “Police can’t stress enough the dangers associated with this type of activity. Parents your children, your responsibility and “BEWARE” of offences associated with permitting no insurance - no driving licence and Driving on land other than a road may well be considered.”

Police warned that parents could also face penalty points and possibly losing their licence.