Armed police arrest man at B&B close to Sheffield Wednesday ground

Armed police arrested a man at a B&B close to Sheffield Wednesday’s ground this morning.

Wednesday, 17th April 2019, 12:58 pm
Updated Wednesday, 17th April 2019, 6:29 pm

Officers with their guns visible surrounded the Alara Bed and Breakfast on Penistone Road, Hillsborough, as they made the arrest at around 9.45am.

A 26-year-old man was led away for questioning after being arrested on suspicion of firearm and drug offences in New Basford, Nottingham, March 26.

Armed police arrested a man at a Sheffield B&B this morning

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He remains in police custody this afternoon.

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