Breaking News First reported by Island Echo


UPDATED: Police officers on the ground and in the air have descended on the village of Havenstreet tonight (Sunday).

An apparent urgent search is currently underway as multiple Police units rush around the area, pulling over vehicles and even searching a rubbish trailer at the side of the road.

Particular interest is being paid to an area between the steam railway and Briddlesford Road.

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The National Police Air Service Helicopter from Bournemouth is also circling in the skies above.

UPDATE @ 23:40 – Police activity in the area has quietened down with the departure of the NPAS helicopter overhead.

UPDATE MONDAY @ 00:41 – Officers remain in the village this morning with 1 unit present at F H Winter & Son and another at the adjacent Northbrooke House care home.

Hampshire Constabulary are yet to comment on the specifics of the incident.

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