Police talk man down from Mexbrough rooftop

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A man was safe in hospital after he was talked down from a Mexborough rooftop by police negotiators.

South Yorkshire Police force negotiation team found the 26 year old man perched on the roof of the New Market Hall, on Saturday morning.

The man remained on the roof from 7.55am until 9.20am until specially trained officers persuaded him to come down.

The man was taken uninjured to hospital.