Armed police attend Kirkcaldy disturbance

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An armed Police Scotland officer.

Armed police descended on a Kirkcaldy street following a late night disturbance.

Officers were despatched to Chapelhill on Sunday night following concerns for the welfare of a man at a property in the street.

A spokesperson said: “Police in Fife were called to an address in Chapelhill, Kirkcaldy, around 9pm on Sunday, following a report of concern for a man within.

“Local and specialist resources were deployed in order to ensure the safety of the public and officers.

“The operation came to a peaceful conclusion around 2.15am.

“The man was taken to the Victoria Hospital for treatment.”

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