Homes evacuated on Wakefield estate over 'suspicious package'

Residents on a new Wakefield estate were evacuated after a suspicious package was believed to have been found.

Friday, 26th February 2021, 4:36 pm
The Redrow estate in Wakefield.

Police were called to the College Grove Road area, believed to be the Redrow housing development, shortly after 2pm.

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Home were evacuated from their homes and taken to safety.

However, the package was deemed not to be suspicious on closer inspection.