Preston teenager given ASBO for abusive behaviour

Aaron Knowles Credit: Lancashire Police

A 14 year old boy from Preston has been given a two year Anti-Social Behaviour Order for behaviour that left residents frightened and intimidated.

Preston Magistrates court heard Aaron Knowles was part of a group that had blighted the lives of people living in the Broadgate area of the city.

The teenager had been involved in assaults, stone throwing, criminal damage, loitering around local shops and businesses, and being abusive towards residents.