A probe has been opened into protests at the UK’s test-and trace facility
An image has been published by the police of south-east England showing a suspect who is accused of having stolen and binned test kits.
On Wednesday afternoon, a group of Covid anti-vaccine protesters stormed the site in Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire. Videos filmed and posted on social media by onlookers captured the group shouting at the center’s staff and attendees, with some of the workers appearing to flee from the demonstrators.
The incident was captured online and showed one activist, a woman, seizing an assortment of test supplies inside the center. dumpingIt was thrown into an empty industrial container, and cheered by others.
A woman steals a box full of equipment while a couple of people who are there for their vaccines have to run behind the cabins in between the fence… pic.twitter.com/tjTvMzZ5Nh
— Lister (@marclister3k) December 29, 2021
Thames Valley Police said in a statement on Thursday they were searching for the woman, whom officers believe “Information about the events,” and appealed to the public to help locate her.
Investigators stated that 38 witnesses were already identified to the incident and that the investigation into raids was continuing, although no arrests have yet been made.
“We are looking into theft, assaults, criminal damage and public nuisance.,” the statement read.
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