A man has been arrested by armed police after reports a gunman was seen driving through Bournemouth.
Officers were called to the Lansdowne area at about 1015 BST.
A silver Lexus car was stopped and a 26-year-old man from Swindon was arrested on suspicion of possessing a firearm. He is in custody.
Bath Road in Bournemouth was closed during the incident. Dorset Police said no shots were fired and no-one was injured.