POLICE were spotted at a town's railway station with a metal detector.

Droitwich SNT were spotted at the town's railway station with a large metal detector which passengers were walking through. 

The police were joined by employees from Great Western Railway and Network Rail.

A spokesperson for Droitwich SNT said: "Working together at the train station."

Other forces across the UK have used metal detectors to stop people carrying weapons.

We have contacted West Mercia Police for more information.