UPDATED: Man arrested following Todmorden Tip rampage

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A man has been arrested after going on what police have called a “rampage” in a digger at Todmorden Tip.

Chief Inspector Viv Cutbill of Calderdale Police, said:

“Police were called to an address on Halifax Road, Todmorden at 7.44am on Saturday 19 July to reports of a man setting fire to a cabin and causing damage using a JCB.

“Officers attended and the road was closed for a short time.

“The incident is now over and a man in his 50s has been arrested on suspicion of arson and criminal damage.”