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Man using air gun to kill rats sparks armed police alert in Rickmansworth
A MAN using an air gun to kill rats sparked an armed police alert in Rickmansworth.
Police were called at about 2.55pm yesterday (25) after reports of a man acting suspiciously in Tudor Way.
A Hertfordshire Police spokesperson said: "It is believed there was a man with an air weapon, used for vermin eradication.
"There was no danger to the public, so the search was concluded, and no arrests were made."
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