Man arrested following Paignton axe incident

Police at the scene
(Last Updated On: January 27, 2016)

A man was arrested following an incident in Paignton last night.

Locals say there were at least 8 police cars in attendance.

A man was arrested following a two hour long incident.

The Police had attended a property in Winner Street over concerns of the welfare of a man inside.

The man was armed with an axe. He was safely detained. No one was injured.

Police at the scene

Police at the scene

Police and ambulance in attendance

Police and ambulance in attendance

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