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.

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.