Lancashire

Lancaster man accused of riot messages

A fourth man from Lancashire has been charged for allegedly posting a message on the social network site Facebook encouraging public disorder.

The 21-year-old from Lancaster has been charged with intentionally encouraging or assisting in the commission an offence.

He has been bailed and is due to appear before Preston Magistrates' Court on 30 August.

The other charged men were from Heysham, Nelson and Blackpool.

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