Armed police arrest two men after Swinton "incident"

By Antony Clay | 19/09/2017

Armed police arrest two men after Swinton 'incident'

ARMED police arrested two men on suspicion of possession of a firearm after an incident in Swinton.

Two armed response vehicles pulled over a car on Great Eastern Way, Parkgate, and arrested two men at around 8.15pm on Wednesday, September 13.

A 20-year-old and a 23-year-old arrested on suspicion of wounding, criminal damage and possession of a firearm in connection with an incident in Swinton on Monday, September 11.

They have both been released under investigation.

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