Dover man arrested after armed police descend on Folkestone town centre

A man was arrested in Folkestone during an armed police incident.

Officers were called at around 3pm today (November 5) following reports of a man being seen with a weapon at a property in Tontine Street.

A 46-year-old man from Dover has been arrested in connection with the incident and remains in custody.

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Pictures from the scene show four armed police officers along with a man in handcuffs.

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Police have confirmed patrols remain in the area.

Enquiries are being carried out to establish the circumstances of the incident.

Police officers recieved reports of a man with a weapon at 3.06pm today (November 5)

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