Earlier rumors circulated on Facebook that a pedophile called “Mark Ferry” was discovered in Jolly in recent days. Today (Thursday, March 25), Lancashire Police issued a statement addressing these concerns and confirming that the reports on social media have no substantive content.
The police said this was a case of wrong identity and confirmed that “Mark Ferry” did not live anywhere in the county. This is the second time this week that Lancashire Police has dismissed allegations that Philip lives in the county on social media. On Monday (March 22), social media reported that he was in Rosendale, which led to an arson attack on the apartment building where he was allegedly living.
In order to eliminate online rumors, the Jolly Police issued a statement on its Facebook page.It said: “We are aware of rumors on social media that a man named Mark Ferry moved to the Jolly area.
On Monday, Rosendale Police posted on Facebook: “You may have seen the police on Thornfield Avenue in Waterfoot, so we now want to give you more details.”We received a call today (Monday, March 22) around 12:40 in the morning, reporting a suspicious fire in a group of apartments. Fortunately, they were empty and no one was injured.”Our investigation is still in its early stages, but we need to address posts on local social media, naming people who people believe are sex offenders.”We have conducted an investigation and can confirm that the person mentioned in the post does not live in Rosendale or even in Lancashire.