Plymouth swimmer Ruta Meilutyte puts in the hard graft in preparation for the Olympic Games in Rio - she's 'chaining' hard you might say! With just days left before the Games begin she's hoping to emulate her amazing success aged just 15 at the London Games four years ago. Will it be Gold in Rio for Ruta again?
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Officers received a call from a worried member of the public who said they had seen a man in Plymouth's St Andrew's Cross with a weapon in their rucksack.
CCTV carried out searches for the man while armed police were deployed and paramedics called to the area as a precaution.
But, when the man was finally spotted on CCTV a stop-check revealed the item was just a mobile.
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