Kent

Kent armed officers arrest man after flat stand-off

  • 18 August 2013
  • From the section Kent

Armed police have arrested a 30-year-old man after he refused to come out of a flat in Kent and was reported to have a knife.

Kent Police said officers went to the flat in Sutton Road, Maidstone, on Saturday morning, after receiving a call to the property.

The man was arrested on suspicion of making threats to kill, assault, and criminal damage.

Officers said he remained in custody on Sunday.

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