Two arrested following 'hostage' incident in Torquay

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(Last Updated On: July 25, 2015)

Two people were arrested following reports of a hostage situation in Torquay last night.

Emergency services were called to a flat in Bell Rock close, Watcombe at around 6pm last night.

Police at the scene of the incident

Police at the scene of the incident

The incident, said to have been a tenant dispute was resolved by 9pm.

A number of police and ambulance crews were at the scene.

Police had resolved the incident within hours

Police had resolved the incident within hours

Police have said that initially there were concerns that there may be weapons involved. It was then established that this was not the case.

A man and a woman were arrested following the incident.

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