Police called to man throwing tiles off a roof in Newcastle

Officers from Staffordshire Police have been called to High Street in Knutton to a report of a man on a roof throwing tiles.

The incident is reported to have started at around 12.50pm today (2 July).

Police put a cordon in place and a negotiator was called to the scene to help resolve the situation.

A 30-year-old man from Newcastle has been arrested on suspicion of affray and the cordon has now been removed.

West Midlands Ambulance Service and Staffordshire Fire and Rescue also dispatched crews to assist during the incident.

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