Charge over 999 call

News from the police
News from the police

A major search was launched for an injured woman who called 999 on Friday evening in what was later found to be a malicious prank.

She was finally located on Derwent Road near the Vale of Lune rugby club, said police.

When checked out for injuries, she appeared to have none.

*Lorna Nardone, 23, of Granville Road, Lancaster, has been charged with causing wasteful employment of the police and has been bailed to appear at Lancaster Magistrates’ Court on January 28.