Lincolnshire

Man charged over firearms incident in Sutton Bridge

A teenager has been charged following a firearms incident in a village in Lincolnshire.

The 18-year-old was arrested at about 14.30 GMT on Sunday after armed police responded to reports of a man making threats in Sutton Bridge.

Lincolnshire Police said he was arrested on suspicion of possession of a firearm with intent to cause fear of violence.

Police have asked for anyone with information to contact them.

Roads in the area were sealed off for several hours while the armed response team investigated the incident.

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