Police helicopter called to several incidents in Halifax overnight

Police helicopter
Police helicopter

The police helicopter was deployed to help Halifax officers deal with a number of incidents last night.

At around 7.40pm, it was called out to Mixenden to help search for a missing elderly man.

It was back again at around 10pm to continue the search.

At 11.30pm it was needed for tactical support in the Park ward.

Earlier in the day, at around 4pm, the helicopter helped hunt a man around suspected of stealing a car near Shibden Park.