LiveArmed police called to Priorswood, Taunton, after reports of men with possible air weapon

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A police spokesman said: "At 4pm we had reports of two men by the railway line, possibly in possession of an air weapon.

"We searched the section of line between the station and Bathpool and used the helicopter but did not find anything.

"The search has now ended."


THERE are reports of an on-going incident involving armed police in the Priorswood area of Taunton.

The County Gazette received the reports at around 5pm today (January 20) and is awaiting more details from the police.

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8:40pm Mon 20 Jan 14

Guy Smiley says...



More feckless unemployed no doubt.
Men? Airgun? More feckless unemployed no doubt. Guy Smiley
  • Score: 5

8:47pm Mon 20 Jan 14

souwesterly says...

Swan hunting season!
Swan hunting season! souwesterly
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