Armed police swoop on Sheffield estate as incident unfolds

Armed police officers have been deployed to a housing estate in Sheffield this afternoon.

Tuesday, 26th February 2019, 12:45 pm
Updated Tuesday, 26th February 2019, 12:47 pm
There are a number of police vehicles in Gleadless Valley this afternoon

There is a large police presence in Gleadless Valley, with officers and vehicles on a number of streets – including Middle Hay View and Fleury Road.

There are a number of police vehicles in Gleadless Valley this afternoon

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There are a number of police vehicles on the estate.

South Yorkshire Police has not yet released any details on the nature of the incident being dealt with.

There is a large police presence in Gleadless Valley this afternoon

More to follow.

Armed police officers are in Gleadless Valley this afternoon
Armed police officers have been deployed to Gleadless Valley