Man arrested after police incident in Prestatyn

A man has been arrested on suspicion of the possession of illegally held firearms following an incident in Prestatyn.

Police were called to an address in Russell Drive at 3pm this afternoon.

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A thorough search of the property, which is currently under renovation, has been taking place this afternoon and this evening and a cordon has been put in place which we hope to release soon.

– Chief Inspector Paul Joyce, North Wales Police

Police say the man is local to the area and is currently in custody at St Asaph awaiting questioning.

Officers also expressed their thanks to local residents for their patience and cooperation.