Armed police swoop after raid

Police carry out their investigation in Seaton Lane
Police carry out their investigation in Seaton Lane

ARMED police surrounded a house after reports that a man brandishing a knife had threatened shocked shop staff.

The incident began at Tees Bay Retail Park, in Hartlepool, and after a search involving the police helicopter, as well as officers on the ground, a house in Seaton Lane was surrounded by armed cops.

In a separate incident, a shopkeeper was left shaken after raiders burst into his store in broad daylight and made off with a quantity of cash from the till.

Read the full story in Monday’s Mail