Taunton property closed by court order
A house in Kershaw Close, Taunton has been closed by a court order granted at Taunton Magistrates’ Court. Police say the property was linked to criminal damage, public disturbances and anti-social behaviour.
They said that local residents lived in fear. Subjected to intimidating behaviour by those who loitered around the property. They would often be verbally abused and threatened and would regularly witness fights outside the address. Disturbances and arguments were often heard coming from the house. Neighbours found their property being damaged by those linked to this address.
The combined efforts of police officers and colleagues from LiveWest saw the property placed under a closure order for three months.