Man arrested after alleged threats to kill in Southwell

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A man has been arrested on suspicion of making threats to kill following a chase involving armed police.

A 48-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of making threats to kill, failing to stop and dangerous driving.

Officers were called to a report of threats to kill in Crew Lane, Southwell, at around 10.35am today (Wednesday January 2 ).

Following a pursuit, armed officers arrested a man in Mickledale Lane, Bilsthorpe, a short time later and recovered a crossbow from a property. No one was hurt.