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Man charged after nurses are held at gunpoint in Salford

Salford Royal Hospital Photo: ITV

Police have charged a man with firearms offences after two nurses were threatened at gunpoint in Salford Royal Hospital last month.

Christopher Turkington, 41 and from My Street in Weaste, has been remanded in custody - charged with four firearms offences.

Officers were called to the hospital on 25 May, amid reports an armed man was threatening staff. No-one was injured.