POLICE are investigating a public order incident outside a school after reports of a 17-year-old carrying a hammer.

Officers patrolled Stoney Lane in Lightcliffe at around 1pm yesterday before arresting the teenager on suspicion of an offensive weapon in a public place and affray.

He has been bailed while enquiries continue.

No one was injured in the incident.

Enquiries remain ongoing by Calderdale District Police and officers are liaising with partners and the school about any concerns.

Anyone with information should contact police on 101, quoting crime reference number 13190621669.