Gun incident in Carlisle

Parts of Botchergate in Carlisle city centre were cordoned off by Cumbria police after two men were reportedly seen by a member of the public with a hand gun.

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Carlisle gun incident: Two bailed

Two people arrested after a gun was reportedly sighted in a Carlise bar have been released on bail.

The pair from Middlesbrough were arrested alongside two others from the North East and two from Carlisle.

Police are still appealing for witnesses to come forward. The incident happened at 4:15am on Saturday, November 24, at Time Bar on Botchergate.


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