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Firearms officers deployed to incident in Cae Glas, Felinfoel, Llanelli

DYFED-Powys Police were called to attend a property in Cae Glas, Felinfoel at approximately 10 pm (Nov, 6).

Inspector Stuart Bell of Dyfed Powys Police said: “At approximately 10.10 pm last night Wednesday, (Nov, 6) Dyfed-Powys Police were requested to attend at a property in Cae Glas, Felinfoel, in respect of threats being made by a man within the property to harm himself and a woman inside with a knife.

“Officers were deployed immediately, and to ensure the safety of everyone at the scene firearms officers were also deployed. A specialist negotiator worked with the man for a number of hours, bringing the incident to a close at about 1.45 am when the man surrendered himself and was arrested for an outstanding warrant. A woman at the scene was also arrested for obstructing police officers.

“No injuries have been reported. There is no threat or danger to anyone outside of the property in the area, and we can reassure residents that there is no need to be concerned as this was an isolated incident.”

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