Officers search flat in Wellington Street, Ipswich for drugs and gun

Armed police and dog units investigate the scene of an incident in Wellington Street, Ipswich.

Armed police and dog units investigate the scene of an incident in Wellington Street, Ipswich. - Credit: Sarah Lucy brown

Armed officers and the police dog unit were called to a flat in Ipswich after reports that drugs and a gun were inside.

Armed police and dog units investigate the scene of an incident in Wellington Street, Ipswich.

Armed police and dog units investigate the scene of an incident in Wellington Street, Ipswich. - Credit: Sarah Lucy brown

Police received a 999 called around 11.10am by someone at a property in Wellington Street.

Officers cordoned off part of the area as a precaution and spoke with individuals at the property.

A Suffolk Constabulary spokeswoman said: “The address has been searched and no weapons or drugs were located.”

No arrests were made.

Armed police and dog units investigate the scene of an incident on Bramford Road, Ipswich.

Armed police and dog units investigate the scene of an incident on Bramford Road, Ipswich. - Credit: Sarah Lucy brown


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