A MAN was arrested after a gun alert in Deighton.
The 34-year-old was detained in Leeds Road, hours after police launched a huge operation.
Armed officers joined others in a big search in the Deighton area after reports of a man being seen with what was believed to be a gun.
The West Yorkshire Police helicopter hovered above Deighton for almost three hours as officers searched the area.
Police teams searched areas near Deighton Working Men's Club in Deighton Road and in the Glenfield Avenue area before moving off to Leeds Road.
A police spokesman said: "Officers were called to the Leeds Road area yesterday afternoon after reports of a man being seen with a weapon.
"A 34-year-old local man has been arrested and is now being questioned at Huddersfield."
It is believed no weapon was found.