Police officer assaulted during incident at doctor's surgery in Lofthouse

A police officer has been assaulted while attending a 'concern for safety' incident at the Lofthouse Surgery this morning.

Lofthouse Surgery
Lofthouse Surgery

Residents were concerned when they spotted a police presence outside the medical centre on Church Farm Close in Lofthouse.

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Police confirmed they were called to the GP surgery just after 9.30am due to concerns for a person's safety, but would not give further details.

A 52-year-old man was arrested over an assault on a police officer during the incident.