POLICE descended on Yarmouth last night (Sunday) following reports a man was armed with a stun-gun.

Officers were called to Quay Street, outside The Bugle pub, shortly after 7.30pm, following a call from a concerned member of the public.

A 20 year-old man was arrested on suspicion of possessing a weapon for the discharge of a noxious liquid, gas or electrical incapacitation device.

He remains in custody at this time.

Another man was also arrested, and subsequently charged with obstructing or resisting a constable in the execution of their duty.

Mark Stephen Green, 49, of Christchurch Road, Downton, has been bailed to appear at Isle of Wight Magistrates' Court on May 14.

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