Workington construction site 'gun' threat: Men arrested
- 12 October 2013
- From the section Cumbria
Two men have been arrested after a member of the public reported that a man had been threatened with a gun on a construction site in Cumbria.
Armed police attended the scene in the Northside Road area of Workington in the early hours.
Initially a 35-year-old local man was arrested, but he was then released without any further action.
Following further investigations, a replica firearm was recovered and officers arrested a 30-year-old man.
Cumbria Police thanked the public for their help in the incident.