Armed officers arrest man in West Yorkshire on suspicion of making threats to kill

Armed officers have arrested a man in Liversedge on suspicion of making threats to kill.

Saturday, 30th March 2019, 11:00 am
Updated Saturday, 30th March 2019, 11:08 am
George Street, Liversedge

The incident happened in the early hours of Saturday, March 30 in George Street, Liversedge after officers had previously searched another property on St Stephen's Road, Lockwood.

A spokesman for West Yorkshire Police said: "Armed officers were deployed to an address in St Stephen’s Road in Lockwood at about 11.30pm on Friday March 29 after police received a report of a male making threats to use a firearm."

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George Street, Liversedge

"The address was found to be empty.

"Following further enquiries the officers attended an address in George Street, Liversedge at about 1.20am and arrested a male on suspicion of making threats to kill."

No weapons have been found and enquiries are continuing.