PICTURES: 'Huge' police presence reported on Sheffield estate

A 'huge' police presence has been reported on a Sheffield estate.

Sunday, 26th August 2018, 3:21 pm
Updated Sunday, 26th August 2018, 4:40 pm
Residents have reported a huge police presence on Winn Gardens in Hillsborough.

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).

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.

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

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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.