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Teenager arrested after suspicious device discovery in Norwich

13:43 06 July 2012

Police at the scene of the suspect explosive devices on recreation ground off Churchman Road. Photo: Steve Adams

Police at the scene of the suspect explosive devices on recreation ground off Churchman Road. Photo: Steve Adams

A 16-year-old boy has been arrested by police investigating the discovery of a suspicious device in Norwich.

Officers cordoned off recreational land, off Churchman Road, Heartsease, on Wednesday night, following reports of two home-made devices, with witnesses reporting an explosion.

The Norwich teenager was interviewed at Wymondham Police Investigation Centre and released on bail until August. Officers said the device posed no risk.

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