Cumbria Police arrest four men in firearm probe
- 30 May 2014
- From the section Cumbria
Four men have been arrested in connection with firearms offences in Carlisle.
A 28-year-old from Workington was arrested at the railway station on Wednesday night, after police received information that he had a gun.
On Thursday two men, aged 50 and 21, were arrested in Leeds, and a 23-year-old was held in the West Yorkshire area.
They are being held on suspicion of conspiracy to possess a firearm.
A Cumbria Police spokesman said: "We take any reports or information about firearms very seriously."