Police have made an arrest after an armed man was seen walking around Manchester city centre with a crossbow and a knife.
Officers swooped on Tib Street near Ancoats at around 2.30pm today.
A man was detained and arrested and it is understood police used a Taser as they attempted to detain the man.
Posts on social media appear to show a man being arrested on Great Ancoats Street.
A GMP spokesman said: “We were called at 2.30pm to reports of a man walking around with a crossbow and a knife on Tib Street in Manchester city centre.
“A man was detained and has been arrested.”
Source: Manchester Evening News