Police arrest man for 'burping during numerous 999 calls'

25 September 2019, 10:07

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Rachael Kennedy

By Rachael Kennedy

A man has been arrested on suspicion of calling 999 and burping down the line "on numerous occasions," police have said.

Rhys Pilott, 28, from Peterborough, was charged with causing a nuisance to the public after being arrested in the early hours of Tuesday morning, according to Cambridgeshire police.

He was later released on bail.

Pilott is due to attend his first hearing at Peterborough Magistrates Court on 17 October.