Barkingside man arrested on suspicion of firearms offences

NCA officers

National Crime Agency officers arrested a man on suspicion of firearms offences - Credit: National Crime Agency

A man in his 50s has been arrested on suspicion of firearms offences.

Last night (July 27), National Crime Agency (NCA) officers carried out a search warrant at a house on Fencepiece Road and arrested the man.

He has now been released pending further enquiries.

The crime agency confirmed the investigation is ongoing.

Eyewitnesses told this paper they had seen NCA officers going into a house wearing boiler suits, as well as a number of vehicles parked along the road.

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