5th Jul, 2020

Two men arrested as police seize sawn-off shot gun in Chelmsley Wood

Sarah Mason 18th Jul, 2018 Updated: 19th Jul, 2018

TWO MEN have been arrested in Chelmsley Wood and a swan-off shot gun has been seized by West Midlands Police in broad daylight.

Police were called to reports of a man with a firearm in Woodlands Way at around 11.25am on July 18.

West Mildands Police said: “Armed response officers attended the scene. A sawn off shotgun has been recovered and seized for a forensic examination.

“Two men aged 19 and 21 have been arrested for possession of a firearm.”

Inspector Liz Pearson tweeted: “Male seen with a long barrelled firearm in Chelmsley, @firearmsWMP @WMPDogs @NPASBirmingham deployed.

“Male quickly detained and arrested and a sawn off shotgun recovered. Extraordinary #teamwork #saferstreets #YamNicked”

 

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