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Pembroke Dock: Two arrested as man threatens to jump off building

MEYRICK STREET in Pembroke Dock was closed off by police for several hours today (Oct 10) as police responded to a man who was threatening to jump from a window.

The man was sat in an open window and was talking to police officers below.

A police negotiator from Lampeter then arrived to take over the discussion.

The man was taken into custody around 2:30pm and the street was re-opened.

In the window: Talking to police below
Closed road: Police were at the scene for several hours (pic. Cllr Paul Dowson)

Two women have also been arrested by police. A witness at the scene told us that they were seen arguing with bystanders before attacking them.

Arrested: One of the women who was arrested at the scene (pic. Herald)
Removed from scene: One of the women after being arrested (pic. Herald)

Mid and West Wales Fire and Rescue Service and the Welsh Ambulance Service also attended the scene.

Emergency services were called at approximately 10:40am.