A man has been fined by the police after breaking coronavirus lockdown rules to visit his friend for a cup of tea – then lying about what he had done.
The man visited a friend’s house in Lowton near Wigan for a drink on Friday night, and officers confirmed he was issued with a fixed penalty.
After discovering that he’d broken the rules, police said the man ‘tried to lie about why he was there’, reports the Mirror.
The man visited a friend’s house in Lowton near Wigan for a cup of tea on Friday night, and officers confirmed he was issued with a fixed penalty (stock image used)
Under the current lockdown, you are not allowed to socialise with anyone indoors unless they are from the same household as you or in your support bubble.
People aged 18 or over in England who get a fixed penalty notice will have to pay £200 if it is their first one. This is…
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