2 arrested as armed police swoop in York

The scene in Tang Hall on Thursday

The scene in Tang Hall on Thursday

First published in News
Last updated

ARMED police swooped in York and arrested two men at a house.

Residents watched in shock as at least seven police cars and vans blocked off Tang Hall Lane near its junction with Hadrian Avenue at about 5pm on Thursday.

Two men, aged 27 and 22, were arrested on suspicion of possession of Class A drugs and possession of an offensive weapon, namely a stanley knife.

Both men remain in police custody as enquiries continue.


Send us your news, pictures and videos

Most read stories

Local Info

Enter your postcode, town or place name

About cookies

We want you to enjoy your visit to our website. That's why we use cookies to enhance your experience. By staying on our website you agree to our use of cookies. Find out more about the cookies we use.

I agree