Police have shared a video of the moment a bomb squad set off an unexploded device that had been discovered in a west Suffolk village.

Officers and the Explosive Ordnance Disposal and Search Regiment team were called to a field in Warren Road, Red Lodge, near Mildenhall, at about 2.30pm on Tuesday.

The device was discovered by a member of the public, who call police.

A Suffolk police spokesman confirmed no one was evacuated and a controlled detonation of the device within a police cordon was carried out.

Eastern Daily Press: Police at the scene in Red Lodge, near MildenhallPolice at the scene in Red Lodge, near Mildenhall (Image: Mildenhall Police)

The scene was made safe at about 6.30pm.