June 8, 2022 11.21 am This story is over 24 months old

Wanted man in custody after rooftop incident

A 19-year-old man is currently in our custody following an incident on Bristol Road, Scunthorpe, yesterday (Wednesday 7 June).

Officers were carrying out enquiries in the area when a man took to a nearby roof.

A cordon was put in place for the safety of everyone in the area whilst the incident was brought to a safe conclusion. We would like to thank everyone for their patience whilst emergency services carried out their duties.

A man has since been arrested on suspicion of robbery, criminal damage and assault. He remains in our custody at this time.