Drunken man rescued by patrols on Norfolk beach

A drunken man on Wells beach was helped by marine patrols. Picture: North Norfolk police

A drunken man on Wells beach was helped by marine patrols. Picture: North Norfolk police - Credit: Archant

A collapsed and drunken man on Wells beach was rescued by marine crime patrols in north Norfolk.

North Norfolk Police tweeted at 11.10pm on Monday, May 20: "#Marinecrime patrols at #Blakeney Harbour turn into attending Wells Beach to deal with a drunk male collapsed."

A Norfolk police spokesman added: "Officers located the male. He was safe and well and made his own way home."