BREAKING: Miskin Street has been cordoned off

Police are present in large numbers but refusing to say why.

Miskin Street and Ruthin Gardens have been cordoned off by police around 1:20pm this afternoon.

Police tape cordoning off Miskin Street

A helicopter was circling the area, but left around 1:50pm.

Ruthin Gardens has also been cordoned off

Police were present, but refusing to comment. A large number of police SUVs and a van were on Miskin Street, but left around 2:10pm.

Cathays residents took to Twitter to react to the unexpected Thursday lunchtime events.