Man charged in connection with the Sudbury bomb scare

A police officer stands outside Barclays Bank in Sudbury after a suspicious package was found. Pict

A police officer stands outside Barclays Bank in Sudbury after a suspicious package was found. Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN

Police have charged a man in connection with the Sudbury bomb scare.

Police have charged a man in connection with the Sudbury bomb scare that saw the whole town come to a standstill on Wednesday.

41-year-old Mark Brett who lives in Tudor Road, is charged with placing an article with intent, communication of false information and possession of class A drugs.

He will appear before Ipswich magistrates court this morning.

The incident saw the entire town cordoned off after a suspect package was found in a rucksack in Barclays Bank, Market Hill.


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All roads leading in and out of the town were blocked by police as the closed off Sudbury to cars and pedestrians alike as the dealt with the item.

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