Man had guns in car

By a County Press reporter

Tuesday, March 11, 2014


SPECIALIST armed police officers travelled to the Isle of Wight on Sunday after reports of man with a gun in a car in East Cowes.

Hampshire Constabulary Marine Unit transported the officers, who travelled to support local specialist officers, in response to the call at 5.23pm.

Officers recovered two BB guns after stopping a vehicle carrying three people on Beatrice Avenue.

No threats had been made and following a discussion with officers, no further action was taken.

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