BREAKING: Road closed for man on roof


Police are at the scene of an incident in Hoxton Road involving a man in a distressed state who is on the roof of a property and making threats towards officers and members of the public.

Police have cordoned off the area and closed the road to protect members of the public while they deal with the incident.

Officers have thanked members of the public who have been inconvenienced for their patience and understanding as they work to bring the incident to a safe conclusion.

Witnesses said the man was throwing roof tiles down towards the police.