/ Man charged following siege in Bolton

A man has been charged in connection with a siege in Bolton.

Martin Wright (17/11/1988) of Aldercroft Avenue, Bolton has been charged with affray and Section 39 Common Assault.

He has been remanded in custody and is due to appear at Manchester and Salford Magistrates' Court today, Monday 20 November 2017.

This charge relates to an incident at 3am on Saturday 18 November 2017 where police were called to reports of an armed man who had locked himself inside a property in Bolton.

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