Police appeal after reports of man wandering streets with air rifle (From Bradford Telegraph and Argus)
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Police appeal after reports of man wandering streets with air rifle
Police are appealing for witnesses after a man was allegedly seen wandering the streets of Keighley with an air rifle.
The incident was reported to have taken place in the Queens Road/Ingrow area of the town on Thursday.
Details of the incident have just been released.
Police say that officers were called after a man was reported to have been seen in public with the weapon between 1.50pm and 2.30pm causing distress.
A spokesman said: “Following enquiries a 41-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of possession of an imitation firearm with intent to cause fear of violence. He was later charged with the offence and will appear at court in September.”
Anyone who has information is asked to contact Airedale and North Bradford CID on 101.