Magistrates court in Ipswich evacuated

South East Suffolk Magistrates Court

South East Suffolk Magistrates Court - Credit: Sarah Lucy brown

South East Suffolk Magistrates Court in Ipswich was evacuated for an hour today after a man was seen acting suspiciously in the car park.

The incident was reported to police at around 9am. Officers were told the man appeared to be looking under a van. Nothing was found during checks made around and beneath the vehicle by police.