Two arrested for firearms offences as investigation into Ashford disturbance continues
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Two men have been arrested on suspicion of firearms offences as part of an investigation into a disturbance in Ashford.
Officers were called to Monkton Close at midnight on Wednesday 30 September 2020 following a report that a suspected weapon had been heard during an altercation in the street between two groups of people.
A 20-year-old man from Ashford was arrested a short time later. He has been released on bail until 21 October.
Later on the same day, a 24-year-old man from Ashford was arrested in connection with the disturbance and was taken into custody where he currently remains.
A catapult and some blank rounds of ammunition have been recovered as part of the ongoing enquiries in to the incident.
Can you help?
Anyone with information or who witnessed anything suspicious in the area, is asked to call Kent Police on 01843 222289 quoting 46/174645/20.