Police stand off man on roof hurling items at police

An incident is currently ongoing in the Hill Road area of Barrow.

Police attended the incident at 3.26pm today which is still ongoing at the time of publishing 6pm.

A male is in the roof of a house and has been throwing items at police and into the road.

The area has been corned off ensuring the male is contained.

Police, fire and ambulance service are all at the scene.

Police have requested that members of the public avoid the area.