Sheffield park cordoned off by police

A Sheffield park is cordoned off and under police guard this morning.

Tuesday, 24th January 2017, 08:42 am
Updated Tuesday, 24th January 2017, 19:47 pm
Weston Park

Weston Park, opposite the city's Children's Hospital on Western Bank, has been taped off and officers are guarding the entrances.

There is also an inner cordon in place close to the band stand inside the park.

Police cars and a police van are parked up at the scene.

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Details of the nature of the incident being dealt with by South Yorkshire Police have not yet been released.

Weston Park Museum in the park is closed today as a result of the police activity.

Weston Park
Weston Park
Weston Park
Weston Park
Weston Park
Weston Park