Police investigate reports of man carrying weapon in Doncaster town centre

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Officers have been called out to Doncaster town centre this afternoon, after receiving reports of a man allegedly carrying a weapon near a premises on Baxter Gate.

Police were informed of the incident at around 3pm, when a man is reported to have been carrying a weapon near to Marks and Spencers.

A number of officers were deployed to find the man.

A man his 30s was stopped and searched by officers and was found to not be carrying any weapon.