Stevenage man threatens to jump from 14th floor of building

A MAN threatening to jump from the 14th floor of a high rise block of flats has been talked down.

Police, paramedics and the fire service were all at Harrow Court in Stevenage just after 10am this morning (Thursday) following reports that a man was threatening to jump.

He has since been talked down and taken by ambulance to Lister Hospital in Stevenage.