Youth charged following rooftop standoff

North East Lincolnshire

14 Feb 2020

A 17 year-old youth from Cleethorpes, who cannot be named for legal reasons, has today been charged following a rooftop standoff on Wellbeck Road, Grimsby on Wednesday 12 February.

He was charged with using unlawful violence towards a person, of possession of cannabis, of criminal damage and eight road traffic offences.

He is due to appear in court today.

A second boy, aged 16, arrested at the same time has been released pending further enquiries.​