Incident on Booth Street, Southport
MERSEYSIDE Police have confirmed that 2
men had been arrested following an incident on Booth Street Southport, on
Monday, 24 October 2016. Officers were called at around 4:10pm to a report of a
disturbance in the Street, by members of the public who had reported that 1 of
the man had been seen with an axe. Officers attended and 2 men, aged 22 years
and 36 years, both from the Southport area, were arrested on suspicion of
Affray. Officers also recovered an axe, which has been forensically examined.
Both arrested men have since been released pending a disposal decision (OOCD).
An enquiries is ongoing to piece together the full circumstances of the
incidents. CCTV is being examined and witnesses spoken to. If anyone has
information that relates to this incident, please contact Merseyside Police on:-
101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.