Man arrested after ‘neighbourhood dispute’ in Meadow Brook

A man has been arrested in a Devon town this evening.

There were reports of a significant police presence and police dogs in Meadow Brook, in Roundswell, Barnstaple, before 8.30pm.

Police confirmed they attended the neighbourhood and that they arrested a man following an incident.

The force said they received a call after the man was allegedly banging on someone’s door.

He is accused of making threats to commit criminal damage and is now in custody.

The Force Incident Manager for Devon and Cornwall Police said: “The call came in at 8.19pm. A male was banging on somebody’s door.

“He was arrested for threats to commit criminal damage.

“It appears to be a neighbourhood dispute.”

Devon Live