Three arrests after 'firearm' incident in Folkestone
Police at the scene of
'firearms' incident in Folkestone. Picture: @kent_999s
Three men have been arrested after armed police swooped
on a quiet Folkestone Road following reports a gunman was
on the loose.
The marksmen were called to Invicta Road in Folkestone at
yesterday and shocked neighbours were warned to stay indoors.
Both Invicta and Marshall Roads were cordoned off during the
lasted for three hours.
Kent Police now say that they recovered an imitation firearm
scene and three men have been arested and are in custody.
A spokesman said: “No shots had been fire and no one was
during the incident.”
Road closures and cordons were lifted at around 5.40pm, but an
later police were still at the scenes searching for clues.
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