Emergency crews called to Oakfield Ryde

Emergency services are attending an ongoing incident at Kent Street in Ryde this evening (Saturday).

Officers from Hampshire Constabulary and paramedics from the Isle of Wight ambulance service are dealing with a male who is understood to be suffering from mental health issues. Police have sealed off part of Oakfield High street team Ak. On lockdown whilst Police work with. Medics in containing and detaining the man. Officers were called just before 6.30pm on Saturday evening. Local bus routes serving the area are also severely affected.

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