Man in Peterborough arrested on suspicion of possessing a firearm released

A man arrested on suspicion of possessing a firearm in a Peterborough street has been released with no further action.

Parts of Orton Malborne were cordoned off yesterday by armed police after officers received reports of a man with a weapon in Saltmarsh.

Armed police were at the scene.

Armed police were at the scene.

The man was arrested and taken to Thorpe Wood Police Station but has now been released.