Teenager released after armed police called to incident in Ipswich

Armed police arrested two 16-year-olds in Ipswich on suspicion of possession of a firearm. Stock ima

Armed police arrested an 18-year-old man in Ipswich on Friday (file photo) - Credit: Archant

An 18-year-old man has been released after armed police were called to an incident in Ipswich.

Police, including armed officers, were called to a report of a public disorder in Maritine Court in Foundation Street at about 1.20pm on Friday.

A spokesman for Suffolk police said a man reportedly made physical threats to another person. 

The spokesman confirmed that an 18-year-old man had been arrested and taken to Martlesham police investigation centre for questioning. 

Following enquiries he was subsequently released without charge, Suffolk police added.

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