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Greenfinch Avenue reopened after member of public on roof

PUBLISHED: 21:37 26 March 2019 | UPDATED: 21:37 26 March 2019

Police were at the scene of the incident in Greenfinch Avenue, Ipswich, for over three hours Picture: ARCHANT

Police were at the scene of the incident in Greenfinch Avenue, Ipswich, for over three hours Picture: ARCHANT

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A man is being questioned by police after he spent more than three hours on the roof of a house in Ipswich.

Police confirmed they were called to the scene of the incident in Greenfinch Avenue at about 4pm on Tuesday, March 26.

A man, who was on the roof of a house, came down from the property and the road was reopened about 7.30pm.

No other emergency services attended the scene.

Three police cars were parked in Greenfinch Avenue while officers talked to the man on the roof.

Buses and traffic were redirected for the duration of the incident.

The man was arrested in connection with a public order offence and taken to Suffolk Constabulary’s Martlesham headquarters for questioning.


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