Armed Police Descend on Pub Because of... Walking Stick

By Gary Cutlack on at

The Cock and Donkey pub in the Wirral was the scene of an armed stand off earlier in the week, after a man's walking stick was wrongly identified and reported as a gun, causing armed police to cordon off the road. But it wasn't a gun. It was a walking stick. How many pints had everyone had? [BBC]