Man arrested following Torquay gun incident

(Last Updated On: August 30, 2016)

Police were called to an incident in Torquay town centre late last night to reports of a man threatening someone with a gun. 

The incident, in Higher Union Lane is reported to have started as a domestic incident.

Armed police attended the scene along with negotiators.

The area was cordoned off. 

At the scene of the incident

The man gave himself up in the early hours of the morning. The weapon was seized and he is currently in custody.

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