Armed police called out in Exmouth

PUBLISHED: 09:52 06 April 2016 | UPDATED: 09:55 06 April 2016

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Armed police officers were called to a property in Exmouth on Tuesday (April 5).

Devon and Cornwall police say they received the call at around 8.40pm after concerns were raised for a man’s welfare in Beacon Hill.

Police said armed officers were in Victoria Road before attending the scene.

A spokesman for the police said officers were allegedly threatened by someone with a weapon.

Officers said a 24-year-old man had been arrested just after 11pm for alleged affray and was in custody at Heavitree Police Station in Exeter.


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