Welwyn Garden City gunman call was a ‘hoax’

PUBLISHED: 06:30 12 October 2011

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ARMED police rushed to a street in WGC to reports of people with a gun.

Five patrol cars were called to Rollswood at 2.35am on Saturday.

However, a Hertfordshire Constabulary spokeswoman said the officers found “no evidence to support the caller’s claims”.

She added: “The call is being investigated as a possible hoax.”


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