Police cordons in place amid security alert

One of several police cordons in place around Wolverhampton mosque. Credit: Sophie Calvert/Free Radio

Police in Wolverhampton have evacuated Wolverhampton Central Mosque and a number of surrounding roads as part of a security alert.

Police said a military bomb disposal team is en route.

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