Police cordon lifted after firearm discharge

Officers arrived at the property and found evidence of what they believe to be a firearm discharge.
Officers arrived at the property and found evidence of what they believe to be a firearm discharge.

A police cordon has been lifted as officers continue their investigations following reports of a firearm discharge in Top Valley.

Police were called at 12.16am yesterday (Friday, April 6) to reports of a disturbance in Madryn Walk.

Officers arrived at the property and found evidence of what they believe to be a firearm discharge.

The window of a house was damaged in the incident.

The incident is not known to have caused any injuries.

The area was cordoned off while officers carried out their enquiries but the scene has now been lifted.

A Nottinghamshire Police spokesperson said: "Our enquiries are ongoing. We’d like to reassure residents we believe this was an isolated incident and we’re doing everything we can to trace the person responsible.

"The cordon has now been lifted and we’d like to thank people for their patience. We have a patrol plan in place and there will be a continued police presence in the area as we continue with our investigation."  

Anyone with any information about the incident is asked to call Nottinghamshire Police on 101, quoting incident number 11 of 6 April 2018, or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.