UPDATE: Two more arrested following incident in Meir, S-o-T


UPDATE: An investigation into disorder in and around the Meir area of Stoke-on-Trent is ongoing.

Two more teenagers (both aged 16 and from Stoke-on-Trent) have been arrested in connection with the incident on Sunday night, bringing the total to eight males arrested.

All eight have been bailed, pending further inquiries.

Yesterday (Mon) local neighbourhood officers carried out high visibility patrols in the area to reassure the community. This will continue in the coming days.

A detailed investigation into Sunday night’s disorder is ongoing, and anyone with information who has not yet come forward is urged to do so.

As part of the investigation two air weapons have been recovered and are now subject to a forensic examination.

If you have any information please call us on 101, quoting incident 553 of February 14, or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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