Hardendale Quarry shotgun death: Cumbria Police investigated (BBC News)


The Independent Office for Police Conduct has confirmed it will be investigating the circumstances around the death of a man who was spotted near Shap holding a shotgun, and was said to have been involved in an armed stand off with police officers.

"We understand that police negotiators tried to resolve the situation but sadly at around 11:00 the man died at the scene from injuries that were self-inflicted." – IOPC spokesperson


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