UPDATE: ‘No offence committed’ following reports of bank burglary in King’s Lynn this morning

Scene outside RBS in King's Lynn 290916 ANL-160929-103053001

Scene outside RBS in King's Lynn 290916 ANL-160929-103053001

The mystery of the large police presence in Vancouver Quarter this morning has been solved, after officers responded to reports of a bank burglary.

A spokesman for Norfolk Police said that it was found that no offence had been committed after officers completed enquiries into reports that someone was in the RBS bank in New Conduit Street in Lynn at 9.40am.

Scene at RBS 290916 ANL-160929-103125001

Scene at RBS 290916 ANL-160929-103125001

He said that the person in question was in fact a workman who was working in a communal area, but had not actually gone into the bank.