Manhunt continues after armed police are called to reports of offender with handgun in Peterborough

Police are looking at CCTV as the hunt for a man continues after armed police responded to reports of a person with a handgun in a Peterborough street on Saturday.

Monday, 27th March 2017, 11:54 am
Updated Tuesday, 9th May 2017, 7:09 pm

Armed response officers were called to Gunthorpe Road at 3.30pm on Saturday March 25.

One victim was injured in the incident, but it was not a firearms related injury.

Police have recovered an air weapon and forensic officers also attended the scene.

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A police spokesman confirmed this morning, Monday, that no arrest has yet been made but officers are looking at CCTV from the aream.

Police say they know the offender is not a resident of Gunthorpe Road or the surrounding streets.

Anyone who saw the incident and has not yet spoken to police are urged to call officers on 101.