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Shoes hanging from overhead cables - can commonly mean "drugs sold near here"

Reported anonymously at 12:33, Friday 18 January 2019

Sent to Oxford City Council and Oxfordshire County Council 2 minutes later

Shoes flung hanging from overhead cables appeared last night (17/1/19). They need to be removed as they are commonly known as a sign among drug dealers, that drugs are available in this area.

Council ref: ENQ19823931

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  • Thank you for your enquiry. This issue has been passed onto the relevant team for investigation.

    State changed to: Investigating

    Posted by Oxfordshire County Council at 12:35, Friday 18 January 2019

  • Thank you for your enquiry. This report would be the responsibility of the owner of the apparatus (overhead cables) to remove the shoes, which could either be BT or SSEN. Please contact them directly regarding this.

    State changed to: not the council's responsibility

    Posted anonymously at 14:36, Thursday 14 February 2019

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