Armed Police Arrest Delivery Driver Outside "Delish Chicken" Shop in Folkestone

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Armed Police Arrest Delivery Driver Outside “Delish Chicken” Shop in Folkestone

Folkestone, June 12, 2024 — In a dramatic turn of events this evening, armed police were seen outside the “Delish Chicken” shop on Cheriton High Street around 7:15 PM. Witnesses reported seeing officers allegedly arresting a delivery driver in what appeared to be a high-stakes operation.

Eyewitnesses described the scene as tense, with several police vehicles surrounding the area and officers in tactical gear swiftly moving in. The arrest took place in full view of startled passersby and customers at the popular fast-food outlet.

Details of the incident remain scarce at this time. However, a spokesperson for the police department confirmed that an operation was underway and that one individual had been taken into custody. “We can confirm that a suspect was arrested outside a business premises on Cheriton High Street this evening. There is no ongoing threat to the public,” the spokesperson stated.

The reasons behind the arrest have not been disclosed, but speculation is rife among locals. Some suggest that the operation could be linked to ongoing investigations in the area, while others believe it may involve a separate criminal matter.

The identity of the arrested individual has not been released, and it is unclear what charges they may face. “Delish Chicken” has declined to comment on the incident, referring all inquiries to the police.

Local residents expressed their shock and concern over the presence of armed officers in their usually quiet neighborhood. “It’s very unsettling to see something like this happening right here,” said one resident. “I hope we get more information soon.”

The police have assured the public that more details will be provided as the investigation progresses. For now, the community is left to ponder the circumstances that led to such a dramatic arrest in their midst.

This is a developing story. Updates will be provided as more information becomes available.

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