Posted on 11:24:00 on 8th February 2019
Five people have been arrested as part of an operation conducted this morning in the Workington area.
Three addresses were visited by officers as part of enquiries concerning a male suspect wanted for GBH and possession of an offensive weapon.
Armed officers were deployed as a precaution to the warrants at addresses on Casson Road, Newlands Gardens and an address in Clifton. All cordons have now been removed.
There was no perceived threat to the public at any point during this morning's operation.
Police would like to thank the public for their patience.