Residents in a York street had the peace of their Sunday shattered after armed police swooped on a house this afternoon.

Several police cars arrived in Tudor Road, Acomb. They sealed off the street between Gale Lane and Stuart Road.

One person, who didn’t want to be named, told Minster FM that officers searched a property.

The street has since been reopened, but police are still on the scene.

North Yorkshire Police say one person has been arrested.

The road was closed during the operation