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Man arrested after pitchfork incident in Ingol

Posted on - 22nd May, 2020 - 12:54pm | Author - | Posted in - Crime, Ingol, Preston News
Dovedale Avenue, Ingol

A man has been arrested after armed police flooded an Ingol street after a man was found with a pitchfork.

Officers cordoned off Dovedale Avenue shortly after 8am this morning after a report of a concern for welfare.

Trained negotiators were also at the scene.

A man was found at an address in the street with a pitchfork and a knife.

No other details are known at this stage.

Police confirmed the man, aged 54, has now been arrested on suspicion of affray and will be questioned in due course.

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