Man '˜verbally abused' Hampshire firefighters and tried to break down doors of a fire station

A man verbally abused firefighters in the middle of the night and tried to break into the fire station.

Tuesday, 2nd October 2018, 3:42 pm
Updated Tuesday, 2nd October 2018, 4:49 pm
Andover Fire Station. Picture: Google Maps

Andover Fire Station tweeted that the man had become aggressive towards staff, who were in the middle of a night shift, at about 3am this morning.

They said the man tried to get into the station by punching and kicking the doors.

If anyone has any information they are asked to call Hampshire police on 101.

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In response to the tweet, Twitter user Kelvin Wheeler posted: 'Absolutely disgraceful behaviour. Let's hope he is caught.' 



Andover Fire Station. Picture: Google Maps