Man spoken to by police for flying drone ‘close to bedroom windows’

Do you own a drone?

The remote control aircrafts have become a regular sight across Teesside with hobbyists honing their flying skills to capture stunning views on camera.

But one man got a talking to from the police after flying his “above gardens and close to bedroom windows”.

The drone operator was reported to Cleveland Police on three occasions by a Coulby Newham resident who claims he saw him flying the remote control drone in the Bonny Grove Way area last weekend.

“It looked very suspicious”, the resident said.

“He had parked next to the small roundabout on Bonny Grove Way about 100m past Dewberry.

“The man didn’t stay with his van, but walked about 20ft behind the bushes next to the lay-by.

“He stood behind a high hedge next to the roundabout so he wasn’t visible from the road.

“Not sure if the cops visited the area at the time, but the man appeared

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