Stoke & Staffordshire

Two arrested in Crewe over reported firearms incident

Two people have been arrested on suspicion of possession of a firearm after reports of men behaving suspiciously in Crewe town centre.

Police said they received two separate calls about the incident.

After a search of the area, officers stopped a taxi in Welsh Row, Nantwich, and arrested the two men.

Detectives said they were now in custody and being questioned, adding that no firearm had been found yet.

Cheshire Police said inquiries were continuing.

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