Armed officers have been sent to Canterbury this morning after Police were called around 11:15am to a report involving concern for a woman in a property at Longport. The incident, involving a Police helicopter observing the scene from above.
Officers were called after a report was received that a woman was being held captive at a property in Monastery Street next to the Royal Inn Chinese restaurant.
Students at Canterbury College were told to stay on the campus while the nature of the incident was established.
“Officers, including armed officers and a police helicopter, attended the area due to concern that there may be a weapon present.
“A woman was safely located and officers remain at the scene making enquiries. No weapons have been located at this time.”
No arrests have been made.