Bomb squad attends residential street in Letchworth

Police in Bursland, Letchworth

Police are on the scene of a suspected unexploded bomb in Letchworth's Bursland - Credit: Karen Lindill

The bomb squad was out in Letchworth earlier today, after a suspicious metal object was found.

Police were called at 7.12am today by a resident in Bursland, who reported to have found a suspicious metal object while digging in his back garden. 

Along with officers, colleagues from the bomb disposal team attended to inspect the object.

The item was confirmed to be a piece of non-dangerous metal tubing.

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