TWO men have been charged following an alleged firearms incident in Stratford.
Police were investigating a report of a disturbance in Longfellow Road on Monday (May 20) where it was reported one of the men involved had a firearm.
Kaysey Coleman, 23, of Salford Close, Coventry, was arrested on the A46 near Warwick two days later. Following his arrest officers seized drugs believed to be heroin and crack cocaine.
He was charged with possession of an imitation firearm with intent to cause fear of violence and possession of heroin and crack cocaine with intent to supply. He appeared at Warwickshire Magistrates’ Court in Leamington on Friday and was remanded in custody to appear at crown court next month.
Mateusz Kowalik, 21, of Tulliver Street, Coventry, was arrested by armed officers in Mill Walk, Nuneaton, on Thursday. Following his arrest officers seized drugs and a knife.
He has been charged with possession of an imitation firearm with intent to cause fear of violence, possession of crack cocaine with intent to supply and possession of a bladed article in a public place.
He was set to appear at Warwickshire Magistrates’ Court on Saturday.
Officers also seized an imitation during searches conducted during the investigation.