FIREARM RECOVERED IN BANKS (SOUTHPORT) January 18th, 2013 admin Latest News Shares Comments FIREARM RECOVERED – BANKS Merseyside Police can confirm a 35-year-old woman has been arrested following the discovery of a firearm at a property in Banks today (Friday, 18 January). Officers executed a warrant at an address in Westerdale Drive this morning. Following a search of the property officers found, what is believed to be, a handgun. A 35-year-old woman at the address was arrested on suspicion of possession of a firearm. The item has been recovered for examination and the woman remains in police custody at this time. DI Paul Unsworth, said: “Information from the public is vital for us in the fight against gun crime and I would appeal to anyone who has information about where guns are being stored, or who is using them to call Crimestoppers anonymously. “We act on all information provided to us in relation to firearms.” Anyone with information can contact the specialist Matrix team on 0151 777 5699, or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111. Submit News Contact us with your community, business or sport news. Phone 07930717137 Email [email protected] Twitter www.twitter.com/onthespot_news Breaking local news as it happens, searchable archives with photographs, the ability to instantly comment on news articles – there are so many advantages to OTS (Onthespot) News. If you want your news read locally online then send it to [email protected] – relying only on the newspaper is to restrict yourself to an ever reducing audience. Onthespot – your online reporter www.onthespotnews.co.uk Do you have a story to tell? Please text or phone 07930717137 or email [email protected] Follow OTS (Onthespot) on Twitter www.twitter.com/onthespot_news Related Comments comments!