Norwich Bomb Hoax Update

26 November 2018, 15:19 | Updated: 26 November 2018, 15:20

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A man arrested in connection with a bomb hoax in Norwich on Friday morning has been detained under the Mental Health Act.

Officers were called to Bluebell Road at about 9.10am after members of the public reported seeing a man carrying a ruck sack who said he had a bomb.
 
A number of police resources, including armed units, attended the scene at a 27-year-old man was arrested and taken into police custody.
 
Following a mental health assessment he has been detained under the Mental Health Act.