July 20, 2023 1.04 pm This story is over 8 months old

Spalding man’s persistent 999 calls for police to find him a girlfriend

The ‘social justice warrior’ believed police owed him this

As ridiculous calls to 999 go, a Spalding man’s request for police to help to find him a girlfriend might be one of the worst.

But it was no laughing matter when 54-year-old Brian Chappell called nine times in quick succession over his quest for love – potentially delaying the Lincolnshire force’s response to an emergency.

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