Man arrested after fears of explosives

17 March 2019, 10:04 | Updated: 17 March 2019, 10:08

Cambs Police

New Road in Peterborough has re-opened after a police operation last night.

One man is in custody on suspicion of making explosives; officers say they are treating it as an isolated incident

Police cordoned off a property in Woodston yesterday evening following reports of a suspicious package inside.

Cambridgeshire Police added:

"Thank you to residents for your patience and understanding while we have dealt with this incident.

Thank you also to the Belsize Library who supported us in offering a space for those who were evacuated from their homes yesterday, and to local chip shops who donated food."