Nottinghamshire Police arrest two men on suspicion of attempted murder

Two men have been arrested in Nottinghamshire on suspicion of attempted murder in Lincolnshire
Two men have been arrested in Nottinghamshire on suspicion of attempted murder in Lincolnshire

Officers from Nottinghamshire Police have arrested two men on suspicion of attempted murder after acting on information from Lincolnshire Police.

A call from Lincolnshire Police told Nottinghamshire officers about two men travelling by car into the county just before 3pm yesterday, Tuesday.

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The car was spotted by Lincolnshire’s armed response vehicles, who were then joined in the pursuit by Nottinghamshire armed response vehicles and dog units.

The car was stopped on the A1 near Tuxford. Two men were arrested on suspicion of attempted murder, in connection with an incident in Hounslow on Monday.

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Chief Inspector Chris Sullivan, who oversaw the operation, said: “We work closely with all of our bordering forces and indeed with forces across the country. We acted quickly on the information shared with us in this case and we will continue to foster good relationships with our colleagues in other forces.”