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Three men arrested following August firearms incident in Littleover

Posted on 21st August 2018

Three men have been arrested in connection with the discharge of a firearm in Ednaston Avenue, Littleover on August 7.

A 45-year-old man was arrested at an address in Blagreaves Lane, another man, 18, was arrested after a car was stopped in Stenson Road and a third man, 28, was arrested at St Mary’s Wharf Police Station - which he was attending for an unrelated matter.

Each of the men, who are all from Derby, were arrested on suspicion of firearms offences in relation to an incident in Ednaston Avenue, Littleover, on August 7, which took place at around 11.40pm.

We would like to thank the public for their patience during tonight’s operations and our apologies for any inconvenience that may have been caused.

Our officers continue to investigate the incident these arrests are linked to and anyone who has any information that can help our enquiries should call us using one of the non-emergency methods below.

Please quote reference number 18000375006 in any correspondence.

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