South Yorkshire man accused of having a gun

A South Yorkshire man is due in court accused of having a gun.

By The Newsroom
Monday, 13th February 2017, 11:18 am
Updated Wednesday, 1st March 2017, 8:31 am
A South Yorkshire man is accused of having a gun
A South Yorkshire man is accused of having a gun

Matthew James Hirst, aged 24, of Schofield Street, Mexborough, has been charged with possession of an imitation firearm and intent to cause fear of violence.

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The charges relate to an incident in Avenue Road, Wath-upon-Dearne, on Wednesday, February 8, where a man was seen with a firearm.

Hirst has been remanded into custody and is due to appear at Sheffield Crown Court on Friday, March 10.