PICTURES: 'Huge' police presence reported on Sheffield estate

Residents have reported a huge police presence on Winn Gardens in Hillsborough.
Residents have reported a huge police presence on Winn Gardens in Hillsborough.
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A 'huge' police presence has been reported on a Sheffield estate.

Residents say armed police, police dogs and unmarked police cars attended Winn Gardens in Hillsborough in the early hours of this morning (Sunday, August 26).

Residents have reported a huge police presence on Winn Gardens in Hillsborough.

Residents have reported a huge police presence on Winn Gardens in Hillsborough.

A message on the police's Facebook page says officers were called the the scene between 3am and 3.30am after reports of criminal damage to a property.

They said a brick had been thrown at a first floor window but residents now say this was followed by further retaliation including the possible use of a firearm.

South Yorkshire Police have been asked for further information on the incident.

Residents have reported a huge police presence on Winn Gardens in Hillsborough.

Residents have reported a huge police presence on Winn Gardens in Hillsborough.

Residents have reported a huge police presence on Winn Gardens in Hillsborough.

Residents have reported a huge police presence on Winn Gardens in Hillsborough.