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Police reopen A628 following reports of man on rooftop
Wednesday 12th December 2018 @ 10:21 by Lauren Entwistle
Community Hollingworth Tintwistle

Police responded to an incident that closed the A628 between New Road, Tintwistle to the Gun Inn, Hollingworth earlier this morning.

Shortly before 6:10am today (Wednesday 12 December 2018) police were called to Market Street to reports of a man on the rooftop of a building.

Officers attended and attempted to engage with the man before he came down.

A spokesperson for GMP has said that the man, believed to be in his 20s, has been detained under the mental health act.

The road re-opened at around 7:11am.