Nature of ‘suspicious package’ delivered to police station is revealed

The Royal Logistics Corps Bomb Disposal Unit at a previous incident in Norfolk. Picture: DENISE BRAD

The Royal Logistics Corps Bomb Disposal Unit at a previous incident in Norfolk. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY - Credit: Copyright: Archant 2016

A 'suspicious package' delivered to a Norfolk police station was not an explosive device, police have said.

Police have been investigating a "suspicious package" that was delivered to Aylsham Police Investiga

Police have been investigating a "suspicious package" that was delivered to Aylsham Police Investigation Centre. Picture: Archant - Credit: Colin Finch

The bomb disposal unit were called after the package was handed in by a member of the public at Aylsham Police Investigation Centre on Thursday afternoon.

A cordon was also put in place around the centre.

But following further enquiries Norfolk police has confirmed that the item, found in a field in Hainford, north of Norwich, was a tracking device.


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