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Knife seige

Contributed by localrags on Aug 27, 2003 - 02:02 PM

<FONT face=Arial size=6><IMG alt="" hspace=10 src="http://www.localrags.org/images/policebadge.jpg" align=right vspace=10 border=1>KNIFE SEIGE MAN ARRESTED

<FONT face=Arial>Following a two hour seige o­n Tuesday evening in Warren Road, Folkestone
<FONT face=Arial> a man brandishing two knives was arrested by police.

<FONT face=Arial>Officers were called shortly after 8 o'clock after reports that a man had been seen with the knives and police in riot gear and with police dogs were sent to the scene.

Police are reported as saying a 33-year-old man had been arrested o­n suspicion of criminal damage and threats to kill and was still in custody.

Nobody is believed to have been hurt in the incident.