Armed Police detain man in Sheerness

armed police detain man in sheerness

Armed police descended on to Victoria street in Sheerness this afternoon after a concerned call to police stating a man had a gun.

Two guns have been seized and a 22 year old man has been arrested by officers in the shakedown that happened at around 1.15 pm on Saturday.

Police say a 22-year-old man was arrested at the scene on suspicion of possession of an imitation firearm with intent to cause fear or violence. He remains in custody and Two BB guns were seized.