Crossbow fired at front door of home in Bridlington

Police at the scene this morning
Police at the scene this morning

A 20-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of making threats to kill after a crossbow bolt was found in the front door of a house in Bridlington town centre.


Police were called to Hamilton Road in the early hours and scenes of crimes officers have been working in the area throughout the morning.

Officers in Hamilton Road.

Officers in Hamilton Road.

A Humberside Police spokesperson said: "We were called shortly after midnight with reports of a crossbow bolt being discovered in a door of a house on Hamilton Road, Bridlington. No one was injured in the incident.

"Investigations are underway and we would urge anyone with any information to call us on 101 quoting log 1 of 13/07/18.

"Alternatively, if you prefer to remain anonymous, you can report information via Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.