Salisbury police have placed a Prezzo restaurant on lockdown and cordoned off the encompassing roads after two different people fell ill there.
Police were called to the region on Sunday evening following incident involving a guy and a female at the Italian cuisine chain, Wiltshire Police wrote on Twitter.
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“As a precautionary measure, the restaurant and surrounding roads have already been cordoned off while officers attend the scene and establish the circumstances surrounding what has led them to fall ill,” the statement said.
The scare will come in wake of media reports surrounding the poisoning of Sergei Skripal, a former Russian double agent, and his daughter Yulia in Salisbury this March. THE UNITED KINGDOM pinned the blame on Russia for the incident immediately. In September, UK police named the suspects behind the poisoning as Alexander Ruslan and Petrov Boshirov and released their photos. The men gave an interview to RT&rsquo then;s editor-in-chief, Margarita Simonyan, where they said that they had been accused by the united kingdom wrongly. Although they claimed they visited Salisbury as tourists and suggested that more CCTV footage would prove that, London was quick to denounce the interview as a blow to the “public’s intelligence.”
Russia has denied any claims of involvement in the Skripal case repeatedly. Saturday on, the Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said that Petrov and Boshirov aren’t from the Kremlin or the Russian President Vladimir Putin at all.
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