Siege drama at Shipley house as man barricades himself in From Bradford Telegraph and Argus
hours at a house in Park Road, Windhill, Shipley.
Household items, including cushions, could also be seen at a downstairs window at the back of the house. Officials were speaking to the man, who was dressed in a black tracksuit jacket, through an open window at the front of the house. He had a teddy bear and another soft toy pinned to his jacket.
Firefighters were prepared for any blaze with hoses connected to water supplies.
The alarm was raised shortly before 10am and police officers spent the day and into the evening trying to talk to the man and persuade him to leave the house.
Specially trained police officers were late last night attempting to negotiate with a man during a siege lasting more than 12 Nike T-shirts For Kids
The incident began when he barricaded himself into his home with wooden planks and said he had petrol inside the property.
An eye witness, who preferred not Nike Down Coat to be named, said: "The back windows and door were boarded up with planks of wood and he'd barricaded himself in."