Armed police were called to an address on Lea Hall Road in Kitts Green earlier this morning (10/11) after police attempted to make a routine arrest.

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A spokesperson from West Midlands Police, said: “A team of officers including firearms support attended an address on Lea Hall Road, Kitts Green at 8.30am today to make a routine arrest but a man inside the property refused to co-operate with police.

Officers have now resolve the situation peacefully. Members of the community are thanked for their patience.”

The road was cordoned off the road at the Latelow Road junction whilst they dealt with the incident.

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