Armed Police called to Gillingham

Police say they were called at 11:15am on Saturday morning to a report of people inside a house at Wyles Street in Gillingham.


It was reported  to Police that a man  was in possession of a weapon.

Armed officers attended. No weapons were located during a search.

Officers are remaining at the scene conducting enquiries.


A man was detained during the search. It’s not clear if he has been arrested for any offences.

Kent Police have been approached for comment.

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