Man threatening Jump off roof tops


Cleveland Police are currently responding to an ongoing police incident in Hartlepool.

It is believed a male is threatening to jump from a roof top in the towns Lancaster Road

Police, Fire Service and Ambulance are at the scene.

The forces police helicopter is hovering above is monitoring from a distance.

The helicopter is currently over west view primary school in Hartlepool which is a fair distance from the incident.

The male is believed to have come down safely from the roof at 12.30AM.

He will be detained by police and be required to under go a mental health assessment.