Posted: Mon 12th May 2014

Man arrested after a firearm was discharged in Kinnerton

News and Info from Deeside, Flintshire, North Wales
This article is old - Published: Monday, May 12th, 2014

North Wales Police have arrested a 63 year old Kinnerton man following the discharge of a firearm in the early hours of Monday morning. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

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Picture: Wrexham.com

There were reports a large police presence and ambulances spotted in the area. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

A number of police cars were parked at a property at the south end of the long straight out of Kinnerton towards Hope, Kinnerton Road was blocked off as the Police helicopter searched for the suspect. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

North Wales Police said they believed a firearm was discharged in the early hours of this morning in the vicinity of Kinnerton Road, Kinnerton ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

They say ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

“Officers are currently liaising with Cheshire Police to locate a man in relation to the incident. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

“A number of lines of inquiry are currently being followed to establish the circumstances surrounding the incident.” ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

Police later said  ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

“A 63 -year-old man, local to the Kinnerton area, has today been arrested in relation to the incident in Kinnerton. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

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