Cotswold Journal

Armed police deal with incident in Belmont road


Belmont road closed due to police incident

By Charlotte Moreau

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    BELMONT Road in Hereford was closed this morning whilst police dealt with an incident.
  • The road was closed between the Asda roundabout and Walnut Tree Avenue. Armed police were outside a block of flats in Poole Close.
  • Traffic was diverted along Walnut Tree Avenue.
  • Police said that they were called at 3.21am due to a concern of the welfare of a person.
  • Specialist officers are on the scene. There is no risk to the wider public. Police have advised the public to avoid the area.
  • The road was re-opened shortly before 10am after police safely dealt with the incident