Man stopped by police in Southport on suspicion of carrying a rifle May 26th, 2014 admin Latest News Shares Comments Man stopped by police in Southport town centre on suspician of carrying a rifle A man was stopped by police at the corner of Hill Street and Lord Street at 12:10pm this afternoon (Monday 26th May 2014) on suspicion of carrying a rifle. Police were alerted by a member of the public. Police searched the man’s ruck sack to find it was an umbrella. They let him go on his journey a short time later. Submit News Contact us with your community, business or sport news. Phone 07930717137 Email [email protected] Twitter www.twitter.com/onthespot_news Facebook www.facebook.com/otsnews.co.uk Related Comments comments!