UPDATE: Man arrested in armed police raid in Stevenage flats

The man was arrested at the scene

The man was arrested at the scene - Credit: Archant

A man has been arrested on suspicion of assault following an armed raid at a flat in Stevenage.

The 28-year-old was arrested at The Towers, near Stevenage town centre, on Sunday at around 10am.

Police were called to the address following reports that the man was there.

Armed officers attended the scene but as of yet it is unclear if there were any weapons present.

He has been released on bail until November 10.

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