Armed officers use Taser as armed siege ends

Thames Valley Police can confirm that the armed incident in Kidlington has now concluded.

The 38-year-old man inside the property in Morton Avenue was detained by officers at the scene at 3.37pm after he exited the property.

Officers did deploy and discharge a Taser device in order to gain the man's compliance. He has now been taken into custody.

– Thames Valley Police

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