Man arrested on suspicion of possession of a firearm after violence in Peterborough

A man has been arrested on suspicion of possessing a firearm after a violent incident in Peterborough.

Friday, 10th August 2018, 5:26 pm
Updated Sunday, 2nd September 2018, 10:06 pm

Police were called to Lythemere in Orton Malborne just after midnight yesterday (Thursday) following reports of violence.

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One man needed hospital treatment, although a police spokesman said he was discharged shortly afterwards, and had not suffered serious injuries.

One man, aged 29, has been arrested on suspicion of possessing a firearm, and remains in police custody.

Anyone with information should call police on 101, or Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.