Armed police attend incident in Ilkeston town centre last night

Armed police officers attended an incident in Ilkeston town centre last night.

Monday, 3rd April 2017, 9:03 am
Updated Saturday, 8th April 2017, 10:20 pm
Stock image.

Several police cars were seen near the Market Place just before 9pm on Sunday.

A police helicopter was also reportedly seen flying over the town and police dogs were in the area.

A statement on Derbyshire Constabulary’s Facebook page last night said: “At 20:55hrs on Sunday police attended an address in Ilkeston town centre after reports of a robbery. Police are requesting that anyone with any information should contact 101 and quote incident number 1033 02/04/17.”

Sign up to our daily newsletter

The i newsletter cut through the noise

More to follow.