A man was arrested by police in Hatherleigh at 3.30 this morning (Thursday) in connection with threats to kill, arson and harassment. He is in custody at Heavitree Road police station in Exeter. The arrest followed a firearms incident in Hatherleigh yest

A man was arrested by police in Hatherleigh at 3.30 this morning (Thursday) in connection with threats to kill, arson and harassment. He is in custody at Heavitree Road police station in Exeter.The arrest followed a firearms incident in Hatherleigh yesterday (Wednesday) afternoon when police cordoned off a property in Oldham Road after reports that a man, believed to be armed with an air weapon, was making threats against people and the police.Armed police officers and dog units attended the scene and police negotiators were brought in. No one was injured during the operation.