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PHOTOS: Armed police called to incident in Newquay

PHOTOS: Armed police called to incident in Newquay

Published by the Pirate FM News Team at 9:08am 24th February 2018. (Updated at 9:14am 24th February 2018)

Armed police descended on Newquay on Friday night, amid claims of a man with a knife.

Locals called Pirate FM after spotting police cars and a riot van in the area near Frankie and Benny's.

Officers have confirmed they had reports of a domestic incident involving a man and a woman.

They also received reports of a man causing damage to a nearby house.

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Devon and Cornwall Police said two calls came through in "quick succession" between 7pm and 8pm.

However, the Force Incident Manager confirmed that no-one was injured.

There are no reports of anyone being arrested.

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