Police ask public to avoid area near Rothesay ball field as part of investigation

It’s currently unclear what the investigation entails. .
It’s currently unclear what the investigation entails. . File/ Global News

There’s a heavy police presence near the Bi-Centennial Ball Field on Dolan Road in Rothesay, N.B., and police are asking the public to avoid the area.

In a social media post Friday afternoon, the Saint John Police Force said exits 137A-B on Route 1 blocked off to all traffic.

The overpass at Campbell Drive/Route 111 is also blocked.

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Police say school buses serving Anglophone South School District that utilize the area are being diverted.

“Parents are reminded there could be delays,” the force tweeted.

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Kennebecasis Regional Police are also on scene. 

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It’s unclear at this time what the investigation entails.

More to come.