Patrols increased after man makes threats at Sheffield city centre police station

Snig Hill Police Station. Picture: Google
Snig Hill Police Station. Picture: Google

Patrols were increased around Sheffield city centre after a man made threats at Snig Hill Police Station.

More officers were put on the beat yesterday evening around the Church Street area after a man had visited the police station and made threats - the nature of which have not been revealed.

The 45-year-old was located by officers a short while later and arrested.

A spokesperson for the Sheffield Central Local Policing Team said there was "no wider threat to the public."