Woman hospitalised after six hour incident in Cathedral Square

A woman in her 50s has been hospitalised after an incident in Cathedral Square in Peterborough this morning.

Thursday, 1st June 2017, 10:10 am
Updated Sunday, 4th June 2017, 9:28 pm
Police and ambulance in Cathedral Square this morning. Photo: @poshpointy

Police were called at 2am this morning, Thursday June 1, by the East of England Ambulance Service to reports of concern for a woman’s safety in Cathedral Square.

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Officers attended the scene and the woman, who is believed to be in her 50s and was sitting in Cathedral Square, was taken to hospital as a precaution at around 8am this morning.

Police confirmed that officers and ambulance crews were concerned for the woman’s mental health and spent a prolonged period talking to her and ascertaining details as to her health.

Further details are not available at this time.