Arrest made in Northampton after man brandished metal pole outside of a home

A man has been arrested and an investigation is ongoing

Monday, 5th July 2021, 3:33 pm
Updated Monday, 5th July 2021, 3:36 pm

Police were called to a property in Northampton today after a man was seen brandishing a metal pole outside a property.

The disturbance was reported to police at around 12.50pm this afternoon (July 5) when a man was standing outside of a house in Abington Avenue waving around a metal pole.

An eyewitness on the scene told this newspaper that there were around four or five police cars on the scene and around 11 officers.

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Around four or five police cars were seen in Abington Avenue by an eyewitness.

A spokeswoman from Northamptonshire Police confirmed that a man has since been arrested and enquiries are ongoing.

The age of the arrested man has not yet been confirmed.