Man arrested after spending hours on Northampton roof

Police dealing with an incident in which a man spent several hours on a roof in Northampton have arrested a 33-year-old.

Tuesday, 11th September 2018, 9:40 am
Updated Tuesday, 11th September 2018, 9:53 am
Police cordoned off several roads while dealing with the incident

Yesterday's incident caused road closures around in South Holme Court, Thorplands, near the Woodview Medical Practice in Holmecross Road.

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Northamptonshire Police said the man was in "a position of danger" and sent specialist officers to work alongside officers and the fire service.

"The incident concluded safely, and a 33-year-old man arrested," said a police spokeswoman.

Police cordoned off several roads while dealing with the incident