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Armed police arrest man in Ryedale
A MAN has been arrested for allegedly threatening to kill people near Malton Railway Station.
Armed police were called and were involved in the arrest of a 39-year-old man in Norton at around 7.45pm on Saturday.
The incident occurred at Riverside View, Norton, at about 6pm and the man was taken into custody for questioning at 7.45pm.
Officers from the Firearms Support Unit were called to help local police to make sure the man was detained safely and without further incident, a police spokesman said.
No-one was harmed and the complainant, who is in his early 20s, is receiving support while inquiries continue to examine the full circumstances.
Any witnesses or anyone with information should contact North Yorkshire Police on 101 and ask for Andy Rogers or email firstname.lastname@example.org, or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.