'Armed' raid on Shanklin house

Dozens of police officers, some of the reported to be armed, have taken part in an operation at Shanklin on the Isle of Wight. The raid has taken place in North Road close to the Plough & Barleycorn public house.

Man arrested in 'armed raid'

Police cars and cordons in North Road, Shanklin where armed officers were deployed Credit: Bright Wight

A man has been arrested during a police raid on the Isle of Wight.

Officers were called to an address on North Road in Shanklin last night. It was reported a man, who may have had a weapon, was making threats of violence.

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