Glasgow & West Scotland

Armed police arrest man after 'gun' report

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Image caption The incident happened close to Govan Police Station in Helen Street

A man has been arrested by armed police for allegedly brandishing a gun in Glasgow.

Officers were alerted to reports of a man holding a "metal object" in Helen Street - close to the high-security Govan Police Station - at about 21:20 on Thursday.

A 31-year-old man was arrested in connection with the incident.

A police spokeswoman confirmed there were no injuries and no shots were fired.

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