Man arrested after violent incident in York

The arrest at Staxton. Photograph: NorthYorksPolice RPG on Twitter
28 Oct 2020 @ 9.32 pm
| Crime

One man has been arrested after a violent incident in York today (Wednesday).

The man was pulled over by police in Staxton near Scarborough after trying escape by car down the A64.

Officers in York thanked their colleagues for what they described as a “good spot” via automatic numberplate recognition, which led to the suspect being found.

YorkMix understands that the incident in York involved suspected criminal damage.

No further details have been released about the nature of the incident. We will update if we get can.