Man charged following standoff with police in Sudbury
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The incident happened on Wednesday at around 1pm on Windermere Road in the east of the town.
Police spent two hours responding to a man with a screwdriver who had locked himself in a room.
A spokesperson for Suffolk police said: “Police were called to an address in Windermere Road, Sudbury, at around 1pm yesterday to reports of a disturbance.
“On attending, officers received threats from a man armed with a screwdriver who subsequently locked himself in a room at the property.
“No one was injured in the incident.”
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They also confirmed that the Police Support Unit had been called to the scene.
Lauren Felix of Windermere Road, Sudbury was charged with assaulting a police officer and will appear at Ipswich Magistrates on Monday July 2.
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