Riot Police Officers got deployed to the streets of Grangetown after officers policing the cordon lost control.
Officers around the cordon in Grangetown, Middlesbrough faced scenes of violence as youths began hurling bottles and bricks at officers.
Riot officers were quickly deployed to the scene and to regain control quickly.
A number of youths caused further issues for officers at the scene by lightning fires in a nearby field.
Initially a standoff had occurred between armed police and a man who climbed onto the roof of a residential property.
It is believed the incident happened after an alleged robbery at a nearby store.
A large number of police units were deployed to the scene as the man hurled items at officers from the roof top and a large cordon was put in place.
We have requested an official statement from Cleveland Police in relation to the matter.