Praise for 'kind' teenagers who handed in wallet they found at Shirebrook train station

A group of teenagers who found a wallet at Shirebrook train station have been praised for handing it in to police.

Thursday, 24th June 2021, 1:18 pm

Officers in Shirebrook have now been able to reunite the wallet with its owner following an appeal on Facebook.

Shirebrook Police Safer Neighbourhood Team (SNT) said: “A wallet has been handed in to Shirebrook Police Station by a kind bunch of teenagers, it was found at Shirebrook Train Station.”

Officers from the police team urged the owner to send them a private message on Facebook and were alter able to inform people later that the owner had been tracked down and his wallet returned. to him.

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Teenagers handed in the wallet in Shirebrook.

The young people have since been praised by residents for their kindness.

Maureen Edwards posted on the SNT’s Facebook page: “Well done kids, it goes to prove that there are still some good ones out there.”

And Gill Haslam posted: “Good on ya kids.”