A major police incident near the fuel station, formerly known as Carrs Garage, in Lamerton is taking place this afternoon.

Multiple police vehicles are on the scene, a helicopter in the air and police wearing tactical gear.

An eyewitness said they saw police officers stop a taxi and proceed to unload packages from inside the vehicle and officers are currently speaking with individuals at the scene.

A spokesperson for Devon and Cornwall Police confirmed: "Officers are currently in the area of Lamerton near Tavistock carrying out enquiries following a report of a robbery."

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