Glasgow & West Scotland

Man detained after police standoff in Glasgow

A man has been detained by police after an early morning standoff with officers in Glasgow.

Police Scotland received reports that a 31-year-old man had barricaded himself in a flat in Ruchill Street, in the city's Maryhill area, at about 03:10.

A spokeswoman for the force said police order-trained officers and negotiators attended and the incident was brought to an end.

She said the man was taken to the Western Infirmary "for assessment".

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