Rugby man charged by police for allegedly making a false missing woman report - after officers spent two hours searching for her in the early hours of the morning

A police spokesperson said: "He was arrested after officers had reason to believe it had been a false report"

Tuesday, 23rd March 2021, 6:36 pm
Updated Tuesday, 23rd March 2021, 6:40 pm

A Rugby man has been charged by police after he made a report of missing woman - which police said turned out to be false.

Officers spent almost two hours searching for the woman in the early hours of Saturday morning but were unable to find anyone.

A police spokesperson said: "He was arrested after officers had reason to believe it had been a false report."

A Rugby man has been charged by police after he made a report of missing woman - which police said turned out to be false.

The 31-year-old man from Rugby has been charged with causing wasteful employment of the police.