Forensic teams on heathland as police cordon is put in place

Forensic teams have been spotted at a Suffolk heathland, where a police cordon has been put in place.

Officers have been stationed at heathland between Sutton and Hollesley, near to MoD Woodbridge, since last night.

Eyewitnesses have reported seeing forensic teams in the area, while a cordon remains in place around a patch of land.

A Suffolk Constabulary spokesman said: “Officers are currently carrying out an investigation in Sutton.

“Police received a call yesterday afternoon, Tuesday, October 20, from a member of the public expressing a concern for an altered area of heathland that appeared to have been dug over some time ago.

“A scene has been put in place while further enquiries are carried out.”

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