Emergency services hunt for missing person in Halifax town centre

A hunt is underway for a missing person, centred on North Bridge, Halifax tonight.

Emergency services including fire crews and several police cars have been attending to the scene since 4:45pm.

Police operation at North Bridge, Halifax.

Police operation at North Bridge, Halifax.

A police helicopter circled above the town centre for around half an hour.

A West Yorkshire Police spokesperson said that emergency services had been called as part of a case into a missing person.

The situation is ongoing.