Of­fen­sive weapon charge

Glamorgan Gazette - - Your Views -

A MAN has been charged with pos­sess­ing an of­fen­sive weapon af­ter armed po­lice were called to a dis­tur­bance.

South Wales Po­lice said Barry John Hyde, 51, from Brid­gend, has also been charged with af­fray.

A spokesman said he has been re­leased on bail and is due to ap­pear be­fore mag­is­trates in Cardiff later this month.

South Wales Po­lice con­firmed that armed of­fi­cers were sent to Os­borne Place in Bryn­menyn at around 12.25am on Sun­day .

No­body was in­jured dur­ing the in­ci­dent.

An eye­wit­ness said: “There were around 10 armed po­lice of­fi­cers, two para­medic Jeeps and a few po­lice vans and cars.”

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