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Man charged after police incident in Long Eaton

Alert message sent 07/02/2020 14:01:00

Information sent on behalf of Derbyshire Constabulary

A 49-year-old man has been charged with firearms offences after police were called to a property in Long Eaton on the morning of Wednesday 5th of February. 

Officers were called to the property on Briar Gate at 7.45am to reports of a man with a firearm.

Armed officers were deployed to the scene along with negotiators.

Stephen Cross, 49, of no fixed abode was arrested and has now been charged with possession of a firearm with intent to cause fear of violence, and having a firearm with intent to resist arrest.

He has been remanded in custody and appeared at Southern Derbyshire Magistrates’ Court this morning, Friday 7th February.

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Carole Woodall (Police, Communications Administrator, Derbyshire)

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