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Newhall man charged following 'bomb' alert - BREAKING

By Burton Mail  |  Posted: July 28, 2014


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A NEWHALL man has been charged with three offences after 200 people were evacuated from their homes following a 'bomb' scare'

Glenn Robinson, 55,  of Belvoir Crescent, in Newhall, has been charged with one offence under Section 2 of the Explosive Substances Act 1883 (cause an explosion likely to endanger life), one offence under Section 4 of the same act (make an explosive substance for an unlawful purpose) and the production of cannabis.

He is due to appear at Southern Derbyshire Magistrates’ Court today.

Up to 200 people were evacuated from their homes on Saturday evening following the discovery of potentially volatile substances at a flat in Newhall.

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