Wednesday, October 3, 2007

Colwyn Bay - Arrest following rooftop protest by man who refused to come down

Last Updated: Sunday, 30 September 2007, 15:19 GMT 16:19 UK 
Arrest following rooftop protest
Police van
A police negotiator was brought in to try to end the stand-off
North Wales Police have made an arrest after an early morning rooftop disturbance at a house in Conwy.Police were called to the Bryn Marl area of Mochdre, near Colwyn Bay at about 0645 BST, following reports of a car break-in in the area.
Fire and ambulance crews were also called to the scene after a young man who climbed on to a rooftop refused to come down.
Police sealed off part of the estate for several hours before the arrest.
A police negotiator was called in to try to talk down the man.

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