Updated: Man arrested after being spotted ‘with a gun’ at Leighton Buzzard train station

Leighton Buzzard Railway Station
Leighton Buzzard Railway Station

A man has been arrested after being found with a gun at Leighton Buzzard station, the LBO understands.

At 6.30am this morning police officers were called to reports of a man who had been spotted with a firearm at the station in Linslade.

The force has confirmed that the man was in possession of ‘a weapon’ and he was initially detained under the Mental Health Act.

However he has now been arrested on suspicion of possessing a firearm with intent to cause fear.