Wednesday, May 17, 2006

Gun Arrest in Margate

Kent Online reports that a 53-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of threats to kill during a firearms incident in a Kent town centre on Tuesday afternoon.

Armed officers were called to a flat at Rope Walk House in Margate High Street during an incident involving two men.

Police cordoned off the area and one man walked from the building and voluntarily gave himself up.

He was taken to Margate police headquarters where he will be questioned by detectives.

An air pistol was seized by police.

No one was injured in the incident.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

It could only happen in Margate that people threaten to kill others with ....an air pistol?