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Armed police surround home in Eden Avenue, Wayfield, Chatham amid reports of man pointing gun

20 March 2014
by Nicola Jordan
Armed police surrounded a property in Wayfield last night after reports of a man pointing a gun.
 
Response officers were called to Eden Avenue, at about 7.10pm.
 
A 49-year-old man from Medway has been arrested in connection with the incident and remains in custody this morning. 
Police in Eden Avenue during the gun incident. Picture @i_am_will_i_am

Police in Eden Avenue during the gun incident. Picture: @i_am_will_i_am

 
Nobody was hurt, and the road was temporarily closed.
 
A police spokesman said: "We thank residents for their patience and cooperation while officers resolved the matter safely."
 
An investigation is ongoing.


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