There was an increased police presence this afternoon (Thursday 18 March) in Bamber Bridge.Advertisement
South Ribble Police were called to a domestic disturbance at 1.30pm in the School Street area.
Officers, including armed officers, attended the area.
A man was seen making off from an address in possession of what is believed to be a sword.
After a short search, he was detained by PD Billie, who officers said would be given ‘extra treats’ for his hard work.
A spokesperson for South Ribble Police thanked locals for their patience and understanding during the fast moving incident.
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