Six arrested after disturbance in Ipswich

SIX people have been arrested at West Meadows on the outskirts of Ipswich today after police received reports of a disturbance.

A strong police presence was sent to the site, which is opposite Asda in Goddard Road.

Officers received a call alerting them to the incident at around 9am.

A Suffolk Police spokeswoman said one person was originally arrested on suspicion of affray.

However, given that the disturbance was thought to have involved a larger number of people five further arrests were made.

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All those arrested are now in custody on suspicion of violent disorder.

At least one of the suspects taken to Ipswich police station was woman. She is understood to be 20 years old.

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