Man in court after West Bromwich flat stand-off

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West Midlands Police at the scene in West Bromwich
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Police were called to the flat on Sunday evening

A man has appeared in court accused of firearms offences after police were involved in a stand-off at a West Midlands flat for almost 16 hours.

Officers were sent to reports of a firearms incident at a property in Birmingham Road in West Bromwich at about 22:00 BST on Sunday.

Noel Foley, 53, is charged with threatening behaviour, possessing a firearm and an imitation firearm.

He was remanded in custody to appear at Wolverhampton Crown Court on 27 May.

Mr Foley, from Dangerfield House in West Bromwich, who is also accused of criminal damage and possession of cannabis, appeared at Wolverhampton Magistrates' Court on Wednesday.

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