Ipswich: Man accused of making threats with a shotgun arrested in Ancaster Road

Police are hunting three thieves who stole the 36-year-olds mobile phone in the attack in the vicin

Police are hunting three thieves who stole the 36-year-olds mobile phone in the attack in the vicinity of St Botolphs Roundabout at around 9.30pm. - Credit: citizenside.com

A man accused of making threats with a shotgun has been arrested by police in Ipswich.

The suspect was stopped by officers in the Ancaster Road area at around 4pm today in relation to alleged threats made last night.

Suffolk Constabulary received reports from a man in the West Meadows area at around 6.50pm yesterday claiming he had been threatened “with what may have been a shotgun”.

Investigations are ongoing, a police spokesman said.