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Suspicious device found at church in Redruth

Police are currently at the scene of the Methodist church on Wesley Street. Photo: Google Maps

Police were yesterday called to a Methodist church on Wesley Street in Redruth following reports of a suspicious device located in the church grounds.

Cordons were put in place whilst the bomb squad assessed the scene but have now been lifted.

A 20-year-old man from Redruth was arrested and taken in to police custody but has been released under investigation.

Explosive experts inspected a property in Wesley Street, believed to be used by the man who was arrested.

This incident is not believed to be related to terrorism.

The bomb squad is assessing the scene. Credit: Jack Oettinger
Police cordons have been put in place. Credit: Helen Davies
Police say this incident is not believed to be related to terrorism at this time. Credit: Jack Pellowe