Update: Armed police in Leominster attend empty property

A FAMILY were left alarmed when they had a telephone call stating that armed police were outside their property.

Police had received an allegation that there was somebody inside the property with a firearm.

A neighbour contacted the family, who don’t want to be identified but were out of the property, and passed the phone to the armed police, who were waiting outside the property.

The family gave permission for the police to gain entry and search the property before the armed police left.

Hereford Times