Police hunt for armed man on Cleethorpes High Street

Police hunt man for armed man on Cleethorpes High Street

Police hunt for armed man on Cleethorpes High Street

Officers for Humberside Police are hunting for a man who is reportedly armed, after they were called to Cleethorpes High Street last night.

It is alleged that a Cleethorpes resident was threatened in his flat which led to road closures.

The incident happened in a flat close to The BarRacuda and Swashbuckle pubs.

Today, the police man hunt continues.

Humberside Police have confirmed that they are continuing their investigation into the report that a man threatened a man in a flat in High Street, Cleethorpes last night.

Cleethorpes High Street and Alexandra Road and Grant Street were blocked and cordoned off by armed officers and a dog section team between around 8 and 10 pm last night while officers negotiated with a man in a flat.

A Humberside Police spokesperson said:

“We are continuing to investigate the circumstances of an incident in Cleethorpes High Street, where a man is reported to have been threatened.

“We were called at shortly before 8pm last night by a man who said he had been threatened by a man who is known to him, whilst visiting his address. 

No one was injured in the incident and enquiries are continuing today.”

Anyone with information that could assist with the investigation, is urged to call the non-emergency 101 line quoting incident number 16/53116/20.

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