Man arrested in Hartlepool after police seize suspected imitation firearm and blades

A man has been arrested after officers seized a suspected imitation firearm in a stop and search.

Sunday, 25th July 2021, 9:53 am
Updated Sunday, 25th July 2021, 10:55 am
The suspected imitation firearm, drugs and blades were seized in Hartlepool on Saturday night./Photo: Hartlepool Neighbourhood Police Team

Police also found suspected drugs and blades when they searched the suspect in Hartlepool on Saturday, July 24.

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Hartlepool Neighbourhood Police Team said: “Positive use of stop and search tonight by Hartlepool Neighbourhood Police Team.

"With One Adult male arrested after what is suspected to be an Immitation firearm, suspected drugs and blades ( pictured ) were seized from the male as a result of the search.”

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