NEWSFLASH: Emergency services attend ongoing incident at Melton Council offices

Police and firefighters have been called out to what is being called an '˜ongoing incident' at the Melton Council offices this morning (Monday).

By The Newsroom
Monday, 2nd October 2017, 1:03 pm
Updated Wednesday, 4th October 2017, 3:25 pm
Ongoing incident at Melton Council offices EMN-170210-115835001
Ongoing incident at Melton Council offices EMN-170210-115835001

Staff have been evacuated from the Parkside building, off Burton Road, and police officers have taped off the entire building.

A staff member, who declined to be named, said a suspicious package had been discovered in the offices and police were immediately alerted.

A police officer at the scene said: “We can release no more information at this time.

“There is an ongoing incident which we are dealing with.”

More to follow.