Man with mental health issues detained after series of incidents in Kettering

Police detained the man and took him to Kettering General Hospital.
Police detained the man and took him to Kettering General Hospital.

A man with mental health issues has been taken to hospital after a series of incidents in Kettering this afternoon.

Police were called to Meadway Close near Tresham College shortly after 1.30pm on Tuesday, September 29, after the offender was seen to be kicking vehicles and jumping on cars.

He then stepped out in front of a car near Wicksteed Park, before breaking into a nearby property and causing damage.

Reports suggested that he was carrying a hatchet, although police were unable to confirm this.

The man has since been detained and taken to Kettering General Hospital.