Hay Avenue: 10-year-old child charged with reckless conduct fire hydrant opened on Edinburgh street
A child has been charged by police after a fire hydrant was opened in Edinburgh.
A statement from Police Scotland confirms that a 10-year-old male has been charged with Culpable and Reckless Conduct.
This comes after the child allegedly opened a fire hydrant on Hay Avenue in Edinburgh.
Police Scotland have warned that: “tampering with hydrants puts lives at risk.”
They added: “Do you know where your young person is? Please talk to them about the dangers of such behaviour.”