Aylestone Road closed due to police incident – latest updates

Leicestershire Police have advised that Aylestone Road in Leicester has been forced to close due to a police incident. The stretch of road affected is between the Lansdowne Road and Saffron Lane junctions.

The incident was first reported at 11:55pm on Saturday (March 5). Police said on Twitter: “Due to a police incident Aylestone Road is currently closed at the junctions of Lansdowne Road and Saffron Lane. Further updates to follow.”

There are currently no further details available on the circumstances surrounding the incident, including whether anyone has been injured. This is a live story – further updates will be added to our live blog below.

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Leicestershire Live – Leicester News