Revealed: The homemade 'stinger' devices being left on North Wales roads
Homemade 'stinger' devices are being left on roads in North Wales.
Several have been discovered in recent months in the Glan Conwy area, and community leaders fear someone is likely to be killed if it continues.
The devices are crude contraptions that involve nails being stuck into blocks of wood, or pieces of twisted metal with screws sticking out of them. Proper stinger devices are used by police in order to stop vehicles in police pursuits, but the ones being found around Maes Hyryd and Top Llan Road are the work of local vandals.
Glan Conwy Community Councillor Dan Worsley told the... read more
- 06:38 BT launches new driver for apprentices
- 06:38 Advertising screen on major route an ‘eyesore and a danger’
- 06:38 South Tyneside actress set to star in debut TV show
- 06:38 ACT NOW: US told it MUST deploy anti-missile system amid escalating...
- 06:38 'I thought he would kill me,' Cumbria blackmail victim tells police
- 06:38 BREAKING: Fog & frost cause TRAVEL CHAOS as drivers warned of...
- 06:35 2017 property crash would see £399 a week wiped off UK property values
- 06:35 Sitting down too much can age women by 8 years, warn scientists
- 06:35 Wetherspoons and Prezzo branded ‘bottom feeders’ over seafood...
- 06:33 UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Jan 23
- 06:33 Turkish military says killed 65 Islamic State militants in Syria
- 06:33 Ultimate XI: Man United star Paul Pogba among world's most...
- 06:33 Shinji Okazaki: This Chelsea player changes the foundation of a team
- 06:33 Weather warning: dense patches of freezing fog across North...
- 06:33 Arsenal proved they can play ugly... they'll need that to win the...
- 06:31 Aston Villa 2, PNE 2: Dave Seddon’s big match verdict
- 06:31 YOU could hire out Lincoln Castle for Valentine's Day!
- 06:30 Nikkei drops on stronger yen, Trump's 'America First' views
- 06:28 Arsene Wenger the perfect man to sort out hothead Granit Xhaka,...
- 06:28 This is how Chelsea were similar to Arsenal this weekend - Danny...
- 06:28 2017 property crash would see £399 a week wiped off UK property values
- 06:28 Sitting down too much can age women by 8 years, warn scientists
- 06:28 Wetherspoons and Prezzo branded ‘bottom feeders’ over seafood...
- 06:27 Size does matter: Trump and his cronies accuse US media of lying...
- 06:27 'We couldn't even hold hands': Woman's holiday hell as horrific bed...
- 06:26 2017 property crash would see £399 a week wiped off UK property values
- 06:26 Sitting down too much can age women by 8 years, warn scientists
- 06:26 Wetherspoons and Prezzo branded ‘bottom feeders’ over seafood...
- 06:24 Mum's cancer battle inspired businesswoman to change career and...
- 06:23 Actor fatally shot while filming music video in Brisbane