Police helicopter and multiple officers called to reports of man with two knives in Leeds street

Multiple police cars were called to the scene in Vesper Road
Multiple police cars were called to the scene in Vesper Road
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A police helicopter and multiple police cars have been called to a street in Leeds today to arrest a man after reports of a person in possession of knives in public.

West Yorkshire Police officers were called to Vesper Road in Leeds following reports of a man in public in possession of two knives at about 5-6pm today (Saturday).

Multiple police cars were called to the scene in Vesper Road, Leeds

Multiple police cars were called to the scene in Vesper Road, Leeds

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Police arrived with backup from the force helicopter overheard and located the 23-year-old.

The man was arrested on suspicion of possession of an offensive weapon after handing himself into police at the scene.

No-one was injured during the incident.

These photos were sent in by reader Joanna Wilk in our Leeds Crime & Incidents Facebook Group