Man arrested after police called to a disturbance

News from Northumbria Police
News from Northumbria Police

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.