Police launch Probe into Hoax 999 Calls to Coastguard  – UKNIP
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Police launch Probe into Hoax 999 Calls to Coastguard 

Police have launched an investigation after two hoax 999 call were received by the Coastguard operations room from a public phone box reporting a person struggling in the water. Emergency Rescue teams proceeded along with Gosport Lifeboat and conducted a search of the area between Port Solent and Trafalgar Wharf, however the call and a matching one approximately 90 minutes later was determined to be a malicious hoax and is being further investigated by Police