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Over 190 canisters of nitrous oxide seized from 15-year-old in Wrexham

NOTE: This content is old - Published: Saturday, May 25th, 2019.

Over 190 canisters of nitrous oxide were seized from a teenager in Wrexham last night.

NWP Wrexham Rural say the canisters – which are also known as laughing gas – were taken from a 15-year-old.

A statement by police, says: “Following the stops of teenagers from the age of 14 to 16 last night, a quantity of alcohol was seized, more worrying was that a 15 yr old was carrying 192 canisters of nitrous oxide.

“Nitrous Oxide can be fatal if inhaled more so with alcohol.”

The statement adds: “A number of complaints were reported of Anti-social behaviour including children jumping on vehicles, kicking vehicles and causing a nuisance in the Marford area last night due to a school leavers party in Marford Quarry.

“North Wales Police are aware and dealing with the incidents.”

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