Armed man arrested on suspicion of making threats to kill

Police were called at around 3.20pm on Sunday 12th October, following an incident in Grangetown in which it is believed threats were made with a firearm.

Armed officers attended Wilton Way and the road was cordoned off for several hours, while a number of addresses were searched in connection with the incident.

A 21 year old local man has been arrested on suspicion of threats to kill and possession of a firearm and will be questioned by police.

No-one was injured in the incident and anyone with information about the incident is asked to contact Cleveland Police on the non-emergency number 101, or alternatively the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

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Trevor Sherwood is the Editor of Police Hour. Trevor studied Crime and Investigation at Teesside Uni and has a background within policing.

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