Armed arrest

Armed police arrested a man in Beech Walk, Scarborough, following an incident in the early hours of Saturday morning.

The incident happened in Somerset Terrace at around 2.30am and a man was arrested on suspicion of assault and affray at 7.30am, following a stand-off with police.

The 36 year old man was believed to be in possession of a knife.

He is due at Scarborough Magistrates’ Court tomorrow (Monday).