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Armed police in Gravesend

PUBLISHED: 14:29 02 October 2018

Armed Police arrived at  Gloucester Road this morning. Picture: Google

Armed Police arrived at Gloucester Road this morning. Picture: Google

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A man from Gravesend was arrested after police were called to reports of a man with a weapon in Gloucester Road.

Kent Police received the report at 8.40am today (Tuesday, October 2).

A police spokesman said: “Officers, including armed officers as a precaution, attended the scene and a 47-year-old man was arrested in connection with the report.

He remains in custody.

“Officers remain in the area conducting enquiries and at present no weapon has been located.”


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