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Five arrested after reports of men 'in a car with guns'

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Image caption About 20 police officers surrounded Vachel Road in Reading and arrested five men after reports of men "in a car with guns"

Five men have been arrested in Reading following reports of a group "in a car with guns".

About 20 officers, including armed police, descended on the town centre where they found a car in Vachel Road at about 19:30 BST on Thursday.

Thames Valley Police arrested five men from the car and another two nearby on suspicion of affray, but no firearms have been located.

The five men, in their 20s and 30s, remain in custody.

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