Two men arrested after armed police raid restaurant in Northampton

Police armed with tasers detained two men in a Turkish restaurant in Northampton.

Monday, 5th June 2017, 10:17 am
Updated Thursday, 8th June 2017, 3:30 pm
Police raided the restaurant
Police raided the restaurant

Emergency services were called at just before 8pm last night to Pamukkale in Wellingborough Road.

Witnesses said there were six police cars, a dog unit and "three armed response units", which subsequently left the scene after the arrests under blue lights.

A police spokesman said the pair were not from Northampton and added that the tasers were not used during the arrests.

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Nobody was injured during the incident.

Police have not yet provided any more details.