POLICE have confirmed that an incident in Leek is still ongoing.
We reported earlier this evening (Monday, September 1) that a Police helicopter had been spotted circling around the roof tops of Leek for a number of hours.
Armed police, along with a police dog, were spotted in Novi Lane in Leek at around 9pm.
Staffordshire Police have confirmed that the incident has involved the deployment of a force helicopter and that enquiries are - as of 11.05pm - still on-going.
A spokesman for Staffordshire Police said: "We were alerted to an incident in Leonard Street in Leek at approximately 7.30pm after two men were threatened by another man.
"Officers carried out a detailed area search which included deploying the police helicopter to the area. Enquiries into the incident are still on going."