Armed police operation closes road in Leeds

An ongoing armed police incident in Leeds has closed off a road.

Police vehicles at the scene. PIC: Damian Walker

Eye witnesses say that armed police entered Shaw Mills on Armley Town Street in the Armley area of Leeds and the road is currently closed.

Buses are being diverted and a number of police vans are blocking the road in both directions. The police helicopter is also attending the scene.

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Police vehicles at the scene. PIC: Damian Walker