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Police Called To Incident In Salisbury Involving Man In His 30s Close To Zizzi Restaurant

By Graeme Demianyk

Police in Salisbury have cordoned off a section of road near the Zizzi restaurant after a man was found in the street.

Wiltshire Police said the force was dealing with an incident after a man in his 30s was found near the venue in Castle Street.

The restaurant was visited by Sergei and Yulia Skripal before they were taken ill.

We are currently dealing with an incident in Castle Street, #Salisbury, involving a man in his 30s. Given the ongoing incident in Salisbury and Amesbury, we are taking highly precautionary measures to ensure public safety. 1/2 pic.twitter.com/iyTTfgc0ZW

— Salisbury Police (@SouthWiltsCPT) July 12, 2018

We do not want people to be alarmed, but hope you understand the reasons behind this. We will update you when we have any further information. At the moment there is nothing to suggest any wider risk to the public. Please avoid the immediate area & be respectful of the cordon 2/2

— Salisbury Police (@SouthWiltsCPT) July 12, 2018

Wiltshire Police said: “We are currently dealing with an incident in Castle Street, Salisbury, involving a man in his 30s.

“Given the ongoing incident in Salisbury and Amesbury, we are taking highly precautionary measures to ensure public safety.

“While we do not want people to be alarmed hope you understand the reasons behind this and we will update you when we have any further information.

“At the moment there is nothing to suggest any wider risk to the public and we would ask people to avoid the immediate area and be respectful of the cordon which is in place.”

Here we go again… Novichokgorod #Salisbury Castle St this evening All 3 #bluelight services in attendance… pic.twitter.com/AEhzp9nCOk

— RuthB (@Ptolemais101) July 12, 2018

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Via:: https://www.huffingtonpost.co.uk/entry/salisbury-zizzi_uk_5b479aece4b0e7c958f94d45