Sinister find at Bann towpath

Drawing pins strewn across the towpath near Tesco.
Drawing pins strewn across the towpath near Tesco.

Users of the Bann towpath in Portadown have been urged to be on their guard after a sinister discovery this morning.

A Portadown Times reader sent us these photographs of drawing pins apparently deliberately strewn across the towpath near The Meadows Shopping Centre.

Drawing pins strewn across the towpath.

Drawing pins strewn across the towpath.

The towpath is a popular recreation area for cyclists, walkers and families.