Armed Police were called to a domestic incident in Stevenage today, Saturday 1st June.
Officers were called to an address in Darwin Road at 7.42am to reports of the concern for welfare of two young children. A man was also inside the property.
For the safety of all those involved, several roads were closed for around six hours. No-one was injured during the incident and the children left the premises safe and well.
A 24 year old man from Stevenage has been arrested in connection with the incident.
Hertfordshire Police thanked local residents for their patience.