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Man with crossbow arrested in Cowes

man with crossbow arrested in cowes

A Man with crossbow  has been arrested in Cowes.

Police responded this afternoon to a report of a man seen with a crossbow in the Ward Avenue area of Cowes this afternoon.

Officers say a man was arrested in Love Lane at about 5pm and the crossbow was recovered.

A Hampshire Police spokesman said: “Officers would like to reassure members of the public that they did not receive any reports of people being threatened or harmed during the course of this incident