Police make arrest in Dewsbury after reports of man with weapon

Longcauseway in Dewsbury
Longcauseway in Dewsbury

A man has been arrested on suspicion of affray in Longcauseway in Dewsbury.

Police were called to a report at about 11.40am today that a man was seen in a van on Mill Street West and the caller said that the man had been seen in possession of a weapon.

The police attended and arrested him on suspicion of affray.

There is no indication as to the man's age. No one is thought to have been injured.

A West Yorkshire Police spokesman said: "A man has been arrested on suspicion of affray in Longcauseway.

Police had a report at about 11.40am this morning (Weds) that a man was seen in a van on Mill Street West and the caller said that the man had been seen in possession of a weapon.

"Police attended and arrested him on suspicion of affray."