Incident in Saltburn

Armed police have sealed off a seaside town in Cleveland amid concerns for a woman's welfare.

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Stand-off woman released

A woman who sparked an eight-hour stand-off with armed police at a quiet seafront has been released by police.

The 40-year-old, who brought the seaside town of Saltburn, Teesside, to a standstill on Tuesday is now in the care of her family.

She was arrested last night after hours of negotiations.

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