Police called out due to concerns for safety of man swimming in Norwich river

Police were called out to the River Wensum in Norwich city centre following concerns for a mans safe

Police were called out to the River Wensum in Norwich city centre following concerns for a mans safety. Photo: DENISE BRADLEY - Credit: Copyright: Archant 2016

Police were called out to the River Wensum in Norwich city centre following concerns for a man's safety.

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The incident happened shortly before 2.45pm today.

A Norfolk police spokesman said: 'Police were called to Wensum Street in Norwich just after 2.45pm following concerns for the safety of a man seen swimming in the river.

'Officers attended and the man came out of the water. They called for an ambulance due to concerns for the man's health.'


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