UPDATE: Armed police shut Peterborough road after kidnapping raid

Armed raid at Padholme Road police attending

Armed raid at Padholme Road police attending

Armed police shut a main Peterborough road before raiding a house last night (Thursday).

Officers with guns closed Padholme Road at about 5pm last night, before entering a house.

Armed raid at Padholme Road police attending

Armed raid at Padholme Road police attending

A crowd gathered behind a police cordon while the operation took place.

A Cambridgeshire police spokesman said: “Three men from Peterborough aged 33, 38 and 41 were arrested on suspicion of kidnapping and are currently in custody.”

Armed raid at Padholme Road police attending EMN-160505-215505009

Armed raid at Padholme Road police attending EMN-160505-215505009