Update on last night's armed police incident in Southchurch Avenue, Southend

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AN armed police storm on a suspected gunman’s home turned out to be a false alarm.

A member of the public called police at about 5.45pm after seeing what they thought was a man inside a house with a gun.

Police swooped on the property in Southchurch Avenue, Southend, at about 5.45pm on Wednesday evening.

They searched the property but didn’t find any weapons. No arrests were made.

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11:41am Thu 15 May 14

pembury53 says...

just goes to show, keep yer conk out !
just goes to show, keep yer conk out ! pembury53
  • Score: -1

11:48am Thu 15 May 14

Howard Cháse says...

Was he playing a shootemup on his wii kinect box 360 station?
Was he playing a shootemup on his wii kinect box 360 station? Howard Cháse
  • Score: 5

7:28am Fri 16 May 14

CHRISTMAS CAROL says...

That is the only excitement that Southechuch Road has had in 20 years.
That is the only excitement that Southechuch Road has had in 20 years. CHRISTMAS CAROL
  • Score: 5

6:15pm Fri 16 May 14

SSRoscoe says...

Nosey neighbours strikes again.
Nosey neighbours strikes again. SSRoscoe
  • Score: 5

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