A man has been arrested on suspicion of assault after police were called to an incident in a Stoke-on-Trent street.
Officers were dispatched to Leek Road, Joiners Square, at around 12.30pm yesterday afternoon.
An ambulance had also been dispatched to the incident, however it wasn’t required and was stood down en route.
A 30-year-old Stoke-on-Trent man was taken into custody and has since been granted conditional bail.
A Staffordshire Police spokesman dispelled rumours the incident involved a stabbing.
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He said: “We were made aware of an incident at a property in Leek Road, Joiners Square, shortly after 12.30pm yesterday afternoon (Tuesday, June 2).
“Officers attended and a 30-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of assault. He has been released on conditional bail.”
A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokesman said: “We were called to reports of an incident in Leek Road, Joiners Square, at 12.39pm.
“One ambulance was dispatched but was stood down prior to arrival by Staffordshire Police after being informed it was not required.”