Reports of ‘violence’ prompt armed response to Fenland town incident

PUBLISHED: 13:53 01 September 2020 | UPDATED: 13:53 01 September 2020

People in Elwyn Road, March, reported that armed police were attendance to the scene of a suspected violent incident. Picture; CAMBS POLICE

People in Elwyn Road, March, reported that armed police were attendance to the scene of a suspected violent incident. Picture; CAMBS POLICE

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An armed response unit was deployed to March on Monday night after a man was threatened.

Neighbours say around five armed officers were present at a house in the town where the incident happened.

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Police confirmed today they were called at just before 6.30pm yesterday (August 31) to reports of violence in Elwyn Road, March.

A police spokesperson said: “It was reported that a man began making verbal threats outside an address before walking off.

“A crime log has been raised for harassment and inquiries continue to trace the suspect.”


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