Armed Police Storm Ventnor Hotel After Staff Spot Man with a Gun

armed police storm ventnor hotel after staff spot man with a gun

An Isle of Wight Hotel remains sealed off and under Police guard this evening after staff working at the hotel alerted officers that a man staying on the third floor of the hotel had a gun. Staff alerted Police just after 7pm Armed officer rushed to the Three Star Burlington Hotel on Bellevue Road off Zig Zag Road in Ventnor.

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We can exclusively reveal that following the deployment of armed officers that a weapon was recovered from the room by officers and a man has been arrested and is being question at Newport Police station following a short stand-off. Police scene of crime officer have now also been called to the hotel and officers can be seen carrying out a search with the hotel.