Bag left in court sparks bomb alert

Part of King's Lynn town centre was sealed off in a security alert today.Police evacuated the magistrates court and cordoned off the area around the building after an unattended bag was found inside shortly after it opoened at 9am.

Part of King's Lynn town centre was sealed off in a security alert today.

Police evacuated the magistrates court and cordoned off the area around the building after an unattended bag was found inside shortly after it opoened at 9am.

Firefighters stood by while the bag was investigated. It was declared safe around 30 minutes later.