A 60 year old man is being treated in hospital in Cornwall after police spent all of yesterday on a man hunt. Derrel Weaver from Widegates was arrested last night on land in the village.
Police had been called after a domestic with fears Mr Weaver could be armed and posed a possible threat to his family.
A local school was closed as a precaution and police spent most of the day searching and talking to Mr Weaver.
He was arrested on suspicion of firearms offences last night and two firearms were seized. Police say he is being medically assessed before they take him to Launceston police station for questioning. Super-Intendant John Green is from Devon & Cornwall Police ...
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