Police have put a cordon in place at a building in Norwich Road in Ipswich.

A large police presence was seen outside Wilbury House, near the town centre, on Saturday afternoon.

Ipswich Star: Police vans and cars have lined the areaPolice vans and cars have lined the area (Image: Jude Holden)

The building has been surrounded with a heavy emergency services presence, including multiple police cars and vans.

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A police dog unit has also reportedly attended the scene.

Ipswich Star: Police raised the cordon at the front of the propertyPolice raised the cordon at the front of the property (Image: Jude Holden)


Wilbury House is understood to have been used as a hotel and a house of multiple occupancy in the past.

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The building is close to the shops along Norwich Road, near the roundabout for St Matthew's Street.