Firefighters were called to help police search a loft this morning.
The incident happened in Richmond Road, Brompton-on-Swale, just before 2am.
A spokesperson for North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service: “A crew from Richmond responded to a request from police to assist them in gaining access to the loft space of a residential property.
“Crews provided a ladder so that police officers could enter the loft space.”
It is not yet known why police wanted to search the loft.