Police are urging people to avoid an area of Cockermouth today (31st May 2015) as they have launched an ongoing police investigation.

There is not believed to be any danger to members of the public at this time.
The roads currently closed include:
– A section of Station Street (between Main Street and South Street)
– Main Street along to Market Place

– South Street to River Cocker

The areas within these boundaries are also closed.
Motorists and pedestrians are asked to avoid the area and use alternative routes.