Armed police have arrested a man after an incident in Dumfries.
It happened at a house at Mabie, on the outskirts of the town at around 10:12pm on Saturday. A 63-year-old was detained and enquiries are ongoing.
Guests who were attending a function at the nearby Mabie House Hotel were asked to remain inside the building as police dealt with the incident.
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