Police called to Bury St Edmunds town centre over safety concerns

Officers have been spotted in Bury St Edmunds this morning

Officers have been spotted in Bury St Edmunds this morning - Credit: Google Maps

Police were called to an address in Bury St Edmunds town centre this morning because of concerns over a man's safety.

A heavy police presence had been spotted outside a property in Prospect Row, near the Arc shopping centre in the town. 

A spokesman for Suffolk police confirmed that officers had been called to the address at around 9.15am due to concerns for a man's safety.

The spokesman added: "Officers entered the property and safely restrained him. Ambulance crews are now supporting the individual.

"No-one was hurt in the incident and there was no wider threat to the public."