Driver stopped in Stevenage for playing Pokemon Go
PUBLISHED: 13:49 29 March 2020 | UPDATED: 13:51 29 March 2020
Police stopped a driver at Stevenge Leisure Park this morning and questioned him under the new COVID-19 lockdown rules.
The man explained to Stevenage Police he was in the area playing Pokemon GO, a game app where you see pokemon in the real-world using the camera on your phone.
It was one of the most profitable apps of 2016 and sparked a craze across the world.
Police told the driver that Pokemon GO is not essential travel, under the legislation, and told him to go home.
If you value what this story gives you, please consider supporting the Comet. Click the link in the orange box above for details.