Lincoln man arrested after domestic incident and helicopter search

A 36-year-old man has been arrested after a domestic incident and a helicopter search in Lincoln.

The incident reportedly began at about 2.30pm on October 20 on Uffington Avenue. Police say it arose from a domestic incident.

Uffington Avenue in Lincoln

Uffington Avenue in Lincoln

A police helicopter began a search as police were concerned for the wellbeing of the man who left the scene and was thought to be in danger of self-harming.

Photo: Kat Miller

Photo: Kat Miller

The man was arrested in Lincoln at 4.30pm on suspicion of committing criminal damage.

Officers said his welfare needs will be assessed at the Lincoln Police Station.