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Armed police officers arrest man at flat in Daybrook over firearms offence


Armed officers arrested a man following reports of a disturbance in a flat in Daybrook.

Police were called to an address in Frobisher Gardens, Daybrook, at 6.27pm yesterday (31). 

The property is near the Madford Retail Park, which hosts Curry’s, Homebase, and B&M.

It was reported that threats were made towards people inside the property. 

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Police said armed officers detained a suspect within minutes and that no-one was injured. 

A 55-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of possession of a firearm with intent to cause fear of violence. He remains in custody. 

Detective Inspector Kayne Rukas, of Nottinghamshire Police, said: “As a force we remain committed to keeping people safe and we always take reports of this nature extremely seriously and thoroughly investigate. 

“Following our swift response, a suspect was taken into custody and is now being questioned in connection with this incident. Our inquiries remain ongoing to establish the full circumstances.”

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