Armed police arrest man with ‘large gun’ in Camden

Man was arrested after walking down Camden High Street with this on his shoulder

Man was arrested after walking down Camden High Street with this on his shoulder - Credit: Archant

Armed police swooped on Camden High Street after reports of a man walking along with a large firearm slung across his shoulder.

Police tweeted a picture of the alleged gun

Police tweeted a picture of the alleged gun - Credit: Archant

Camden police tweeted a picture of the alleged firearm with the comment: “Male arrested by firearm officers after seen walking along Camden High Street with this hung over the shoulder.”

They said an alarmed member of the public called police at around 7am this morning after spotting the man walking along with what looked like a gun.

Armed officers rushed to the scene and arrested the man.

This story will be updated when we have more information.


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