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Residents evacuated in Renfrew firearms search

Fourteen residents were evacuated from their homes in Renfrewshire while police searched a property in a firearms operation.

A man has been detained in connection with the incident.

Firearms officers were at the scene in Rannoch Drive, Renfrew, on Thursday.

Strathclyde Police said the house was searched under warrant and the residents were evacuated as a precaution.

Renfrewshire Council set up a rest centre but said those affected made their own arrangements.

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