South West Wales

Three arrested in Llanelli suspected firearms incident

Murray Street, Llanelli Image copyright Jaggery/Geograph
Image caption The incident took place on Murray Street, Llanelli

Three men are in police custody after a suspected firearms incident in Llanelli, Carmarthenshire.

Armed officers from Dyfed-Powys Police cordoned off Murray Street, in the town centre, at about 13:30 BST on Thursday.

Police said three men were located in a property and an air weapon recovered.

The men were arrested on suspicion of possessing a firearm with intent to cause fear of violence. No one was injured.

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