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Police Attend Report Of Person With Firearm In Sandown

A heavy police presence was seen in Sandown after reports of a person with a firearm in the area this morning (Saturday).

Officers from Hampshire Constabulary were called to the incident, near to Sandown Pier, at around 11am this morning (Saturday).

Police said it was then discovered that the 'firearm' in question was in fact a toy gun and that there was no danger to the public.

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