UPDATED: North Yorkshire Police have asked that we remove the details from this article pending further investigations.


ARMED police have cordoned off a road in a York suburb.

Residents in a street in York reported seeing armed police surround a house in the street last night (April 21).

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They said that there was a police drone in the air, as well as dogs in van at the scene.

Resident Dan Seymour said: "The cordon was in place for a distance of about 75 metres in total.

"There was a group of people trying to get through the cordon and a drone hovering in the sky keeping a station over the property."

The Press has approached North Yorkshire Police for comment and we'll add it here when we hear back.