‘Intoxicated’ man arrested from canal barge near Halsall August 2nd, 2016 webteam Latest News Shares Comments ‘Intoxicated’ man arrested from canal barge near Halsall Lancashire police officers have arrested an ‘intoxicated’ man from a barge on the Leeds Liverpool canal yesterday evening (Monday 1 August). Ormskirk and Burscough Police said: “Following reports from members of the public about the manner of man driving along a stretch of the Leeds Liverpool canal between Saracens Head and The New Scarisbrick Arms an intoxcated male has been arrested on a barge.” “Thank you to the members of the public who reported this as the early intervention potentially prevented a more serious incident.” Also Read: Drunk in charge of a ‘barge’ – Comical or a tragedy waiting to happen? Submit News Contact us with your community, business or sport news. Phone 07581350321 Email [email protected] Facebook www.facebook.com/Otsnews-Southport-1575528676012039/ Twitter www.twitter.com/onthespot_news Breaking local news as it happens, searchable archives with photographs, the ability to instantly comment on news articles – there are so many advantages to OTS (Onthespot) News. If you want your news read locally online then send it to [email protected]– relying only on the newspaper is to restrict yourself to an ever reducing audience. Related Comments comments!