Photo of officer with handcuffs in hand provided by Nottinghamshire Police

A 45-year-old man has been arrested by Nottinghamshire Police after reports of petrol bombs being thrown at a property.

The incident took place just before 1pm today (May 18) in Bosworth Walk, The Meadows.

A cordon was put in place as a number of homes were evacuated as a precautionary measure.

The Fire Service were in attendance and gave advice to residents about how to ventilate their homes upon returning.

There are no reports of any injuries and the suspect remains in custody on suspicion of affray and arson.

The police cordon remains in place as police continue to attempt to establish the circumstances of the incident.