Police remove man from Sidmouth Hospital

POLICE were called to Sidmouth Victoria Hospital five times this week following reports that a man was refusing to leave the premises. Each time the officers escorted the man out of the building. A police spokesperson said they are working alongside Exm

POLICE were called to Sidmouth Victoria Hospital five times this week following reports that a man was refusing to leave the premises.

Each time the officers escorted the man out of the building.

A police spokesperson said they are working alongside Exmouth Police who have received similar complaints.

He added: "Staff and patients have been affected by the incidents. We would like to assure people that anti-social behaviour will not be tolerated by the hospital or the police.

Become a Supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Become a Supporter