Police shut down an unlicensed music event that turned into an illegal rave in the early hours of this morning.

Officers attended the event near Chinnor this morning after they were called to the scene in the early hours.

A 45-year-old man from Princes Risborough has been arrested in connection with the incident and remains in police custody.

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Police officers at the unlicensed event, which was later declared a rave, engaged with people at the rave to keep people safe and prevent disorder. Everyone present at the event was asked to leave by officers.

Chief Inspector Ade Hall, of Thames Valley Police said: “Thank you to the public who reported this event to us as it meant that we could take the necessary action to close it down.

“I hope our response to this event demonstrates that we will continue to deal with reports of such events robustly.

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“I would encourage anyone who has information about an unlicensed event or a planned rave, to please report it to us by calling 101 or via our website. Please call 999 in an emergency.

“Alternatively, if you wish to remain anonymous, you can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or via their website.”

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