Suspected landmine found in London Colney

A suspected landmine was discovered in London Colney. Picture: John Andrews

A suspected landmine was discovered in London Colney. Picture: John Andrews - Credit: Archant

Police have cordoned off an area after a suspected landmine was discovered in London Colney.

A suspected landmine was discovered in London Colney. Picture: John Andrews

A suspected landmine was discovered in London Colney. Picture: John Andrews - Credit: Archant

The landmine was found near a river in Summers Way at 4.05pm today.

A 100m cordon has been put in place and the park area has been closed.

Enquiries are ongoing to identify the device and the Explosive Ordnance Disposal has been contacted.

A suspected landmine was discovered in London Colney. Picture: John Andrews

A suspected landmine was discovered in London Colney. Picture: John Andrews - Credit: Archant

A suspected landmine was discovered in London Colney. Picture: John Andrews

A suspected landmine was discovered in London Colney. Picture: John Andrews - Credit: Archant

A suspected landmine was discovered in London Colney. Picture: John Andrews

A suspected landmine was discovered in London Colney. Picture: John Andrews - Credit: Archant