Posted: Thu 2nd Mar 2017

Police make arrest after reports of a male with a knife in Saltney

News and Info from Deeside, Flintshire, North Wales
This article is old - Published: Thursday, Mar 2nd, 2017

Officers from the Cheshire and North Wales Alliance Armed Policing Unit responded to reports a man with a knife in Saltney. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

The incident happened this evening however the exact location and time is unclear. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

Members of the Armed Alliance team, who routinely patrol in Deeside dealing with all types of incidents including motoring offences, tweeted at 8.35pm; ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

“Officers responded to report male with knife in #Saltney. Male located and arrested” #hereforyou #safernorthwales ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

That promoted an “excellent, well done team” message from Chief Supt Nigel Wenham, Head Cheshire Police Public Protection Directorate. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

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Cheshire and North Wales Firearms Alliance is a collaboration arrangement between Cheshire and North Wales police forces for the provision of firearms officers, it enables a team of specially trained officers to deploy quickly to incidents in Cheshire and North Wales. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​


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