POLICE have arrested a 37-year-old man after a stand-off in Portsmouth.
A large part of Almondsbury Road in Paulsgrove was cordoned off while officers dealt with a domestic incident.
Police said the man was keeping his children in a flat but they stressed that at no stage were they worried about the youngsters’ safety.
The road was been cordoned off between Kingscote Road and Winterbourne Road.
In a statement police said road closures are now being lifted and people will be able to go back into their homes.