Men remain on roof in Grantham town centre

Police attempt to lure one of two men on a roof in Grantham town centre.
Police attempt to lure one of two men on a roof in Grantham town centre.

8.50: TWO men remain on a Grantham town centre roof. One of them is pictured here.

8.40: Two men who were on the roof of a Grantham town centre building have been arrested on suspicion of burglary.

Grantham town centre was shut off this morning as police dealt with major incident.

Four men were seen on CCTV to be on a roof of a three-story building.

Alarms were reported to have gone off before at around 5am, prior to the men being spotted on cameras at around 6.15am.

Two men have given themselves up and have been arrested on suspicion of attempted burglary, while two men remain on the roof.

They have been throwing coins, stones and other objects towards people on the ground.

Guildhall Street and Westgate remain sealed off to drivers and pedestrians by police.

Incident being watched by people ariving for work.

8AM: Grantham town centre shut off this morning as police dealt with major incident.

Three men reported on roof of three-story building.

Alarms went off at 5am.

One man has given himself up, another reported to be throwing tiles at passers-by.