Police attend incident on Hermit Street

Police officers and paramedics rushed to Hermit Street, off Portland Street, in Lincoln this morning.


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Several police cars, a dog unit and an ambulance pulled up outside the Hermit Street flats at around 8.45am on Tuesday, September 25.

Police cars and an ambulance pulled up outside the flats this morning. Photo: The Lincolnite

Residents watched as officers entered a flat on the street. The dog unit van was parked at the back of the building.

It is believed it may have been a hoax call.

A spokesperson for EMAS said: “We received a call at 8:18am to an incident in Lincoln. We sent a paramedic in a fast response vehicle and a double crewed ambulance. We worked closely on scene with Lincolnshire Police, no patients were found.”

Lincolnshire Police have been approached for a comment, but have not responded at the time of publishing.