Forensic teams at Woodbridge house after 'incident'

Police incident in Cumberland Street Woodbridge

Police at the scene in Cumberland Street, Woodbridge, on Saturday evening - Credit: Contributed

Investigations are continuing into an incident in Woodbridge with police forensic teams working at a property close to the town centre.

Police sealed off Cumberland Street at its junction with Station Road on Saturday evening after an incident.

A cordon has been put in place and traffic diverted, affecting a number of roads in the riverside town for part of the evening.

Forensic officers are at the scene, with a police officer seen standing outside a cordoned-off address close to the entrance of Woodbridge School Prep.

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Police closed Cumberland Street while the investigation continued - Credit: Contributed

The incident - of which police are yet to give any details - happened in Cumberland Street and a full investigation is under way.

A witness said there was at least three ambulances in the street and five police cars and a number of unmarked police vehicles.

Cumberland Street runs from the roundabout with Ipswich Road, near Framfield Surgery and Notcutts, and branches off at Station Road and becomes a narrow road with a mix of homes and shops as it reaches the town centre at the Quay Street crossroads.

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A police cordon in Cumberland Street, Woodbridge, on Saturday evening - Credit: Contributed

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A police spokeswoman said: "Emergency services are currently at the scene following an incident at an address in Cumberland Street, Woodbridge.

"Road closures and a cordon have been put in place to allow for an investigation to take place."

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A police cordon in place in Cumberland Street, Woodbridge - Credit: Archant

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A forensics van parked in Cumberland Street, Woodbridge - Credit: Archant

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