A man, a woman and a teenage girl have been arrested after armed police surrounded a city centre flat on Tuesday afternoon.
Armed officers and police dogs were called to a flat off Spring Bank shortly before 4pm, where the three people were led away in handcuffs, after reports a firearm was at the property.
They are currently in police custody having been arrested on suspicion of drug offences.
“We believed there could have been a firearm at a property. Armed officers were deployed for the protection of the public as standard procedure.
“A man, a woman, and a teenage girl have been arrested on suspicion of drugs offences.
“We want to give reassurance that there was no further threat to the wider public.”
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