1:31pm Friday 30th August 2013
GWENT Police are appealing for information after three men were arrested after reports they were carrying a firearm.
At about 2.45pm members of the public reported that a number of men were seen in a light green coloured VW Golf on Cardiff Road, Caerphilly with what looked like a firearm.
The vehicle was stopped by police, and has been recovered for examination.
Three men from the Caerphilly area - aged 26, 35 and 37 - have been arrested. All three have been arrested on suspicion of firearms offences, the 26-year-old has also been arrested on suspicion of driving whilst unfit through drink or drugs and the 37-year-old has also been arrested on suspicion of possession of a class A drug.
All three are currently in police custody. If anyone has information they are asked to call Gwent Police on 101 and quote log number 303 29/8/13.
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