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Arrest after armed police called to Hemlington, Middlesbrough
ARMED police officers were called to the aid of a fellow policeman threatened by a man believed to be carrying a knife earlier today (Monday, September 30).
Police were making what was described a routine enquiries in Brabourn Gardens, Hemlington, Middlesbrough at about 7am when a man at the address made threats to an officer.
He was believed to be in possession of a knife and a police spokeswoman said the armed response unit was automatically called and the house sealed off.
A 36-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of affray and the incident was concluded safely just after 9am.
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