Man Charged

A police operation carried out in Bridlington earlier this week has resulted in a man being charged.

Andrew Tipling, 48, from Bronte Walk, Bridlington has today been charged with four firearms offences.  They relate to the possession of a shortened shotgun, two pistols and a quantity of ammunition.

Bronte Walk, Bridlington
Andrew Tipling lives on Bronte Walk in Bridlington

Police Thank Public Assistance

Humberside Police want to thank the public for their assistance with the investigation, which saw officers conducting an extensive search of a property over a number of days.

There is no suggestion that there is any threat to the wider community.

He is due to appear at Hull Magistrates Court tomorrow, Saturday 17 March 2018