Man 'seen hitting cars with fake gun' arrested in Staincliffe

Armed officers swooped this morning after a report of a man with weapons on Halifax Road, Staincliffe.

The man was seen hitting cars with a fake gun on Halifax Road this morning

It is alleged he was hitting cars with items including a piece of pipe and a suspected imitation firearm.

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Officers including armed officers attended the scene at 7.20am. A man has been arrested.

A suspected fake firearm has been recovered by officers.

No one was injured during the incident.