Man arrested on suspicion of kidnap in Ipswich

Police investigate kidnap attempt in Ipswich Credit: ITV News Anglia

A 25-year-old man from Ipswich has been arrested following an incident in the town this morning (Sunday 25th February).

Police were called at 5.30am after concern for the safety of a woman in her 20s who was reportedly being held against her will at an address on Wherstead Road.

Armed officers attended the scene and a man was arrested on suspicion of kidnap.

A firearm was recovered from the scene and will be sent away for examination.