Police closed a road in Seaton Burn this morning to deal with a man who was making threats.
Officers arrived at 7.15am, responding to reports of a disturbance, and spoke to a man in Front Street . He was in an agitated state and making threats.
The road was closed for a short time to allow the incident to be dealt with and it has now been reopened.
An 18-year-old man has been arrested and is in police custody.