Breaking news: Gun incident in Muswell Hill

A POLICE operation was launched in Muswell Hill this afternoon after someone was seen with a gun.

The call was made to police at 4.20 this afternoon and three men were later arrested as police swooped on the area.

St James’ Lane off the Broadway remained closed at 6pm today as police continued their investigations.

A police spokesman said: “Someone was seen with a firearm in the Muswell Hill area.

“Three men were arrested in connection with the incident and there were no reports of shots fired.”

Did you see this incident? Email or telephone 020-7433 6217 with your eye witness accounts.