Armed police at Barnstaple axe incident
PUBLISHED: 15:11 29 November 2012
Bailiff allegedly threatened with axe at Whiddon Valley Industrial Estate.
ARMED police were called out to Whiddon Valley in Barnstaple this afternoon (Thursday) after reports of a man threatening a bailiff with an axe.
Officers arrived at a commercial unit in Castle Park Road just after 1.30pm.
The man was arrested after giving himself up around 30 minutes later.
He is currently in custody at Barnstaple Police Station.