SLIDESHOW: Photos capture all the drama of Sheffield armed siege

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Star photographer Andrew Roe captured all the drama of today’s armed siege in Sheffield.

These photographs show how the three hour stand-off unfolded on High Street Lane, just off Park Square roundabout.

Armed police arrest a man outside a house on Crown Place and High Street Lane. Picture: Andrew Roe

Armed police arrest a man outside a house on Crown Place and High Street Lane. Picture: Andrew Roe

The siege ended shortly after midday with a man being arrested for assisting offenders.

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A police spokesman said: “A man has been arrested in High Street Lane, Sheffield, following negotiations with him this morning.

“Officers arrived at the address at 9.10am this morning to arrest the man.

“Some neighbours were moved out as a precaution while police negotiated with him.

“The 26-year-old Sheffield man has been arrested on suspicion of assisting offenders and is in police custody.

“A team of officers were at the scene to ensure a peaceful and safe conclusion. No one was injured during the incident.

“Police are grateful for the support they have received from local residents and those that work in the area for their patience.”

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