Firearms Arrest Operation, Redmire Drive, Seacroft, Leeds.

Tuesday, April 23, 2019

Armed officers carried out arrest enquiries at an address in Redmire Drive, Seacroft, this morning in relation to a report of an incident involving a firearm on April 21.

A cordon was put in place to ensure the safety of the public until the operation could be concluded.

Shortly after 11am, a 26-year-old man was arrested from the address on suspicion of burglary and possession of a firearm and taken into custody.

The firearms operation has now been stood down and a scene remains in place at the address to undergo a search.

Officers from the local neighbourhood policing team are continuing to liaise with community representatives in the area to keep them updated and reassure the community.

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