Man, 18, arrested over Grangetown bomb hoax package
- 14 January 2014
- From the section Tees
A teenager has been arrested on suspicion of planting a hoax explosive which caused disruption on Teesside.
An area of St George's Road, Grangetown, in Middlesbrough, was cordoned off and homes evacuated after a suspicious package was found on Monday.
Explosives experts from Catterick were called and declared the item safe.
Cleveland Police confirmed officers were questioning an 18-year-old man in connection with the incident.