Man arrested in connection with Chichester Road incident
14 Jan 2016 16:30 PM[View Full Size]
This is an update in relation to an incident in Chichester Road in South Shields yesterday.
Yesterday morning police received a report a man’s behaviour was causing concern.
Enquiries have been on-going to locate the man.
A man has now been arrested in connection with firearms offences and is in police custody.
Chief Inspector Jerry Pearson said: "I would like to thank the local community for their understanding and support during our enquiries yesterday.
"We recognise incidents like this do cause concern to people. A man has now been arrested and is in police custody."