Man on scrambler bike warned by police after scaring walkers in Lancaster wood

Police have issued a man with a warning after he was caught using an off-road motorbike in Lancaster's Freeman's Wood.

By Gayle Rouncivell
Tuesday, 25th January 2022, 4:00 pm
Updated Tuesday, 25th January 2022, 4:02 pm
Police were called to Freeman's Wood on Monday.
Police were called to Freeman's Wood on Monday.

Police were called to a report on Monday of an off-road motorbike being used around the Freeman's Wood area of the Marsh.

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They found two men using the scrambler type motorcycle, causing alarm and distress to members of the public and dog walkers.

Police issued the rider of the motorcycle with a section 59 warning of the Police Reform Act 2002, which means if the man or the bike are found riding in an anti-social manner again in the next 12 months they will seize the bike.