Probe launched amid claims Direct Line worker soaked homeless men with water

A member of staff at Direct Line House in Leeds city centre has been accused of pouring water onto the pavement towards the trio

An insurance firm is investigating claims a worker deliberately soaked three sleeping homeless men with water.

A member of staff at Direct Line House in Leeds city centre has been accused of pouring water onto the pavement towards the trio.

Other homeless men in the city have told how they chose doorways such as Direct Line to keep safe as they have CCTV cameras.

The insurance firm in Leeds, West Yorkshire has apologised to the group of men and confirmed it is investigating...
source: The Daily Mirror

2017-02-17 19:47
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