Police race to emergency incident in Falkirk amid concerns of ‘man with knife’

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Police and other emergency services have swooped on a Falkirk Street after being alerted to an ongoing incident concerning a man’s welfare.

It has been reported that the man is in posession of a knife.

A Police Scotland spokesperson said: “Police in Falkirk responded to Meeks Road at around 8.50am on Thursday 22nd August following report of concern for the wellbeing of a man.

“Local and specialist officers remain in attendance to engage with the man and ensure this incident is resolved safely.”