Search for man threatening to harm himself near Stoke High School

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Police are searching for a man who is said to be threatening to harm himself in Ipswich.

The force was called by the ambulance service at around 1.40pm which said the man was in a tree near Stoke High School.

The man, reportedly in his 40s, was said to have a screwdriver and wanted to harm himself.

Police ground units and the force helicopter are looking for the man.