Man remains in custody after 'firearm and threat to kill' arrest

Lancaster Way, Chatteris, when armed officers attended and arrested a 35-year-old man

The scene in Lancaster Way, Chatteris, yesterday, when armed officers attended and arrested a 35-year-old man was on suspicion of possession of a firearm, threats to kill and possession of an offensive weapon. - Credit: ARCHANT

A man arrested on suspicion of possession of a firearm, threats to kill and possession of an offensive weapon raims in custody today (Monday May 17).

Police officers were called at 11am yesterday (Sunday May 16) to reports of a man armed with weapons and making threats to kill in Greenwood Way, Wimblington.

Armed officers attended and a 35-year-old man was arrested in Lancaster Way, Chatteris, a short while later on suspicion of possession of a firearm, threats to kill and possession of an offensive weapon.

He remains in custody at this time

The victim, a man, was not injured.