POLICE have been known as to a serious incident in Cardiff as drinkers have been evacuated from bars and a part of town centre was sealed off.
Particulars of the incident usually are not but clear, however eyewitnesses reported seeing one man being tasered by police.
Police have been known as to a serious incident in Cardiff metropolis centre this night
Quite a lot of officers look like crowded spherical someone on the bottom
Components of the centre stay cordoned off
There have been additionally experiences of a potential stabbing.
Queen Avenue within the metropolis centre is presently cordoned off and there’s a massive police presence within the space.
Bars and pubs in Wales reopened on November 9 following the top of a 17-day “firebreak” lockdown imposed on October 23.
Talking to Wales Online, pupil Elizabeth Winter, 25, mentioned she was strolling within the centre when she noticed a commotion on the high of Metropolis Street.
“There was a gaggle of younger males shouting at police,” she mentioned.
“There have been round 4 or 5 officers shouting again.
“I overheard somebody saying that somebody had been ‘cheffed’ – road slang for a stabbing.”
She added that the person who was tasered was white, in his twenties, and of a giant construct.
One individual posted cellular footage from the scene to twitter, saying the realm was “packed stuffed with police automobiles and ambulances”.
One other eyewitness described being instructed to depart a pub following the incident.
“The bartender was telling everybody that they needed to pack up and go away,” they mentioned.
“I went outdoors with my boyfriend and noticed all of the police automobiles.
“I requested a police officer if the sufferer was okay as I acquired involved and the officer mentioned they have been in steady situation however they could not disclose another details about what occurred.”
A spokesperson for South Wales Police has instructed Wales On-line that an replace on the incident could be launched “shortly”.
Cell footage exhibits part of town centre following the incident
A police van on the fringe of a cordonCredit score: Wales on-line