Lancaster shotgun man bailed

A Lancaster man who was armed with a shotgun and arrested near Williamson Park has been bailed by police.

Tuesday, 17th May 2016, 9:11 am
Updated Tuesday, 17th May 2016, 11:16 am
Police cars and paramedics at Williamson Park in Lancaster after a man was spotted with a shotgun. Picture by Shane Ogley.

Police received reports of a man who had alledgedly been seen with a shotgun in the Stone Row Head area.

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The 43-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of breach of the peace and possessing a shotgun with intent to cause fear of violence in the Grimeshaw Lane area, around 8.20pm on Sunday May 15.

He has been bailed until May 31.