Police negotiators and firearms officers called to Ipswich incident

Emergency services are currently at the scene of an incident in Ipswich

Emergency services are currently at the scene of an incident in Ipswich - Credit: Archant

A number of police teams including firearms officers and negotiators are currently at the scene of an incident in Ipswich. 

Police officers were called to a property in Currier's Lane near Ipswich Magistrates' Court by the ambulance service shortly after 4am this morning, following concerns for the welfare of a man at the address. 

A spokesman for Suffolk police said: "A number of police resources have been deployed to the scene including firearms officers and negotiators."

The spokesman added at 2pm this afternoon that the incident is still ongoing.

Currier's Lane is currently closed due to the incident

Currier's Lane is currently closed due to the incident - Credit: Archant

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