Man detained after 'sex act in Kettering phone box' report

The incident happened this afternoon (Thursday, July 15)

Thursday, 15th July 2021, 3:25 pm
Updated Thursday, 15th July 2021, 3:26 pm

A man suspected of committing a sex act in a phone box in Kettering has been detained by police this afternoon (Thursday).

Members of the public had seen a man in committing a lewd act in the call booth, close to the bus stops in Horsemarket, and reported him.

Police attended the scene and a 65-year-old man was detained.

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A spokesman for Northamptonshire Police said: "This was reported to us at 12.50pm today. We deployed and a 65-year-old man has been detained at the scene."