Police were called at 1.30pm on Thursday to a property in Winnycroft Lane, Matson where a man was reported to be in distress.

Trained negotiators remained at the scene throughout the afternoon, bringing the man out to safety in the evening.

The man has been taken by ambulance to Gloucestershire Royal Hospital to be cared for.

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