Belfast Telegraph

Man arrested after he pulled out toy gun on Armagh road

A 23-year-old man has been arrested after he pulled out a toy gun as he was walking along a street in Armagh.

He has been arrested on suspicion of disorderly behaviour and obstruction of a highway following an incident that occurred on the Portadown Road.

Just after 4.35pm on Wednesday March 23, police received reports of a man walking on the road who appeared to pull out a suspected firearm. Police attended and closed the road to traffic.

The man was arrested a short time later but had thrown the suspected firearm into undergrowth in the area.

The object has since been found by police and has been declared to be a toy gun.

The man is currently assisting police with their enquiries.

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