Man tasered and arrested

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A MAN was tasered before being arrested in Halifax.

Police officers were called to an address in Pellon at 9pm on Thursday and the taser was deployed to arrest a 24-year-old man.

A spokesman for West Yorkshire Police said no one was hurt during the incident.

The 24-year-old was arrested and charged with assault and obstructing a police officer.

Anyone with concerns about crime in their area can call their neighbourhood policing team via 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.