Nottingham

Arrest after bow and arrow attack on Newark police car

Police have arrested a 48-year-old after a patrol car came under attack from a man brandishing an airgun and bow and arrow.

Nottinghamshire Police said the attack involving "various weapons" smashed the window of the car in Newark.

A man was restrained and taken into custody following the incident in Welbeck Avenue at about 16:00 BST on Friday. No-one was injured.

Det Insp Dave Sinclair said the local community had been extremely helpful.

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