Highbridge House closed
A three-month closure order has been granted for a house at 72 North Avenue, Highbridge. The house in question was linked to a catalogue of incidents of drug dealing and anti-social behaviour.
Police stated at Taunton magistrates court that the address had been the scene of serious criminal offences. These included arson and assault, also they believed, linked to drug crime.
The order to close the house was given at the Magistrates Court last Friday (15 May). The court sitting via video link.
The order means that the house has been boarded up and no one may enter it for three months. Anyone who does so risks arrest.