BREAKING: Armed police arrest man with air pistol in Sheffield city centre

A man armed with an air pistol has been arrested in Sheffield city centre.

By The Newsroom
Wednesday, 22 March, 2017, 19:07
Sheffield city centre. Picture: Google

Armed police rushed to the scene at 3pm today and handcuffed a 20-year-old man who had an air pistol and a quantity of drugs concealed on his person.

The Sheffield Central Local Policing Team revealed details about the incident on Twitter.

Police did not state exactly where in the city centre the incident took place.

Anyone with information should call police on 101.