Two arrested after 8-hour Nottingham rooftop stand-off

Police in Nottingham have arrested two 16-year-old boys on suspicion of burglary, causing criminal damage and affray following an 8-hour rooftop standoff.

Police were called to Cloister Street just before 8am today after receiving reports of two youths on the roofs of residential properties.

A number of homes were later evacuated to ensure the safety of residents.Chief Superintendent Mark Holland said:

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