Three men arrested over firearms in Portsmouth after armed police raid on Southsea address

Police have arrested three men in connection with firearms offences in Portsmouth.

Friday, 5th April 2019, 5:40 pm
Updated Friday, 5th April 2019, 5:42 pm
Undated file photo of police tape. Picture: Peter Byrne/PA Wire

Officers from the South East Regional Organised Crime Unit – Sercou – raided a property in Elm Grove, Southsea, yesterday.

A Serocu spokesman said detectives ‘ undertook a search warrant in the city, supported by firearms officers’.

He added: ‘The men, aged 38, 44 and 46 years old were arrested on suspicion of firearm offences in Elm Grove, Southsea and remain in police custody.’

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Undated file photo of police tape. Picture: Peter Byrne/PA Wire