Man arrested for public order offence after police called to Dickens Road

The police helicopter was deployed to help with the search.

The police helicopter was deployed to help with the search. - Credit: Archant

Police have arrested a man who is alleged to have threatened people in Dickens Road, Ipswich.

The force helicopter and police vehicles were sent to the street near Chantry Park, just before 6pm tonight.

A police spokesman said officers carried out inquiries before a man was arrested at the scene. He is alleged to have threatened people in a nearby property.

He was arrested on suspicion of causing a public order offence and is currently in police custody.