Three men arrested after incident near Shears Drive, Amesbury

THREE men were arrested after an early morning incident which saw a passenger waving a weapon from a car window.

The incident took place at around 1.50am on Saturday, September 5, near to the Shears Drive area of Amesbury.

A member of the public reported that a vehicle had been seen being driven around Amesbury, with a rear seat passenger waving a weapon from the window.

Officers attended the scene and located the vehicle and three men – aged 18, 20 and 30, were all arrested on suspicion of affray and being concerned in the supply of class B drugs.

They have since been interviewed and released on bail pending further enquiries.

PC Rich Boston said: “This was an isolated incident and there are no concerns for the wider community, however we would like to hear from any other members of the public who may have witnessed the incident who may be able to help our enquiries.”

Anyone with information should call 101 and quote crime reference number 54200089122.

Alternatively call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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