Girls given 'strong words of advice' as police called to Stoke-on-Trent street

Police issued 'strong words of advice' to two girls after being called to a city street. Residents had spotted officers 'up and down' Birches Head's Bradford Terrace.

Now Staffordshire Police has issued as statement on just why cops were in the neighbourhood. Officers were called to the scene at 7.45pm on Wednesday evening (July 3).

A spokeswoman said: "We were called to a house on Bradford Terrace, Birches Head, to reports of an assault.

"Officers attended and gave two girls strong words of advice."

The force has not released any further details of the incident.

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