LIVE: Police tape off evidence tent path as serious incident continues

Emergency services are at the scene of today’s serious incident, with the area cordoned off and an evidence tent set up.

Greater Manchester Police officers are currently stationed in an alleyway off Wellington Road, in the Coppice area of ​​Oldham, close to the Shahjalal Mosque and the Islamic Centre.

Photos from today’s scene show there is a heavy police presence in the area and emergency services are still at the scene. The street is fenced with tape, and the photos show officers in the cordon.

Full details of the incident have not yet been confirmed. Greater Manchester Police has been contacted for further information.

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Forensics investigates down the street

Investigators are on the scene this evening. The action centers around an alley just off Wellington Road.

The path is taped off and a large blue evidence tent is set up in the middle.

(Photo: ASP)