Large police presence near Doncaster Sheffield Airport '˜a police operation'

A large police presence has been spotted near Doncaster sheffield Airport tonight - and is part of a police operation, the force has confirmed.

Thursday, 19th May 2016, 9:29 pm
Updated Thursday, 19th May 2016, 9:41 pm

A reader got in touch to report that several riot vans and other police cars had been spotted near the airport.

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Tonight, South Yorkshire Police’s Force Incident Manager told The Star and Doncaster Free Press that the large presence is part of a police operation but it is not connected to the airport.

The manager refused to confirm what the operation is, but stressed it is not connected to the airport.