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Man Arrested in Wessex Gardens for Possession of Imitation Firearm

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Local News | Armed Police in Junction Road | Andover & VillagesArmed Police have dealt with a situation in Wessex Gardens this morning (Monday 6th November 2017).

Police were called at 9.46am following concerns of a man's welfare, who was threatening to harm himself.

The police closed off the close and part of Junction Road whilst they deal with the incident.

Armed officers along with HART officers were in attendance.

The man exited the property at 10.58am unharmed, police arrested the 46yo man for possession of an imitation firearm.

Andover has seen armed police in attendance of 3 separate incidents over the last three months.

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Armed Police in Junction Road