POLICE were called to Hereford city centre after a man became aggressive towards paramedics trying to help him this morning.

An ambulance service spokesperson said an ambulance was sent to High Town at 11.15am following reports of a man lying on the floor outside Marks and Spencers.

But paramedics were forced to call the police to assist at the scene after the man became aggressive towards them.

The man was left with the police after refusing help from the ambulance crew.