Armed police surrounded a property in the Knockantern area of Mountsandel, Coleraine this afternoon.
Details have just emerged below of the incident :
Chief Inspector Ian Magee said: “Following an incident at a house in the Mountsandel area of Coleraine Police have arrested a 43 year old man on suspicion of possession of an offensive weapon with intent to commit an indictable offence and assault on Police.
“He is currently in Police custody.
“I would like to thank the local community for their patience and support during this incident.”