Armed police arrest man outside Northfield bank
A man has been arrested on suspicion of holding a staff member at gunpoint at a bank in Birmingham.
Police were called to the Bristol Road South branch of NatWest in Northfield over reports a female member of staff was being held in an interview room.
West Midlands Police said it is understood a firearm was produced, but no threats or demands were made.
They said the man, aged 60, surrendered to police about an hour later.
- From the section Birmingham & Black Country