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‘Excellent team work’ – Armed police team uses ‘pre-emptive’ tactics to detain wanted man

PUBLISHED: 07:01 05 October 2018 | UPDATED: 13:13 05 October 2018

Tefferson Page was detained in Suffolk Picture: WILTSHIRE POLICE

Tefferson Page was detained in Suffolk Picture: WILTSHIRE POLICE

Wiltshire Police

Armed police team and dog unit tracked down a wanted man in north Suffolk last night.

The Norfolk and Suffolk Roads and Armed Police praised the ‘excellent teamwork’ of colleagues in helping to detain Tefferson Page in the Mildenhall area.

Page, 30, is originally from Suffolk but was believed to be in the Swindon area, He was wanted by Wiltshire Police in connection with allegations of theft, malicious communications and breach of a restraining order.

The Bury St Edmunds Roads and Armed Police Team were said to have used “pre-emotive tactics’ to detain Page.

The Norfolk and Suffolk Police Dogs Unit was also involved.

Wiltshire Police first posted an appeal to find Page on September 10.

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