Man arrested after armed police called to 'domestic incident' in County Durham village
A man has been arrested after armed police were called to a ‘domestic incident’ in a County Durham village.
Armed officers were called to a property in the village of Leamside at around 8pm on Tuesday, July 13 following reports of a 'domestic incident.’
A 58-year old man was arrested and remains in police custody.
Durham Constabulary have confirmed that they are carrying out inquiries.
A spokeswoman for the force said: “Police were called to reports of a domestic incident in the village of Leamside, shortly after 8pm, on Tuesday, July 13.
“Armed officers attended the scene.
"A 58-year-old man has been arrested and is currently in police custody.
“Inquiries are ongoing.”