Police stuck in the mud in west Belfast

The stuck police land rover. Picture by Kevin Scott.
The stuck police land rover. Picture by Kevin Scott.

PSNI officers have been left trapped after their land rover became stuck in mud during an incident in west Belfast tonight.

It is understood the land rover was unable to move for around 45 minutes.

The stuck police land rover. Picture by Kevin Scott.

The stuck police land rover. Picture by Kevin Scott.

The incident happened as police attempted to disperse a large group of children in the Springfield Avenue area,

A land rover with a winch was required to free the trapped vehicle.