Police Hour Holding image This image is displayed when we don't have an image of the incident we are reporting.

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.

Let us know your views by tweeting @PoliceHour We'll feature the best tweets within the article.