Man arrested in Stevenage after police search

A MAN who left Lister Hospital this morning has been arrested following a search by police.

Police were first called to Lister at 9.15am this morning (Friday) following reports of the concern of welfare for a man.

The 42-year-old in question returned to Lister’s A and E department at approximately 10.35am, where he was arrested on suspicion of aggravated burglary, criminal damage and common assault.

The man remains in police custody.