Man Charged After Town Hall Drama


Armed police were called to Stockport Town Hall after an incident involving a man who has been charged with a Section 4 Public Order offence.

Khalid Mehmood, 49, of Wellington Road South, is currently in police custody and is due to appear at Stockport Magistrates’ Court.

The town hall and library were evacuated and a large section of the A6 was cordoned off by police following the incident at just before 3.30pm on Friday September 21.


The cordoned stretched from Longshut Lane West to Mersey Square.