Gun shots fired in Luton street

Gunshots fired in Luton
Gunshots fired in Luton

Police are investigating disorder in Luton on Friday night in which gun shots are believed to have been fired.

At around 11.10pm police were called to reports of the sound of gunfire in the Biscot Road area of Luton. It’s believed that disorder broke out in Kennington Road before moving to the car park of the Biscot Mill pub, with those involved dispersing before officers arrived.

No-one was believed to be injured in the incident and no arrests have yet been made, + an axe was recovered from the scene.

Det Con James Mirza said: “We believe that shots were fired during an altercation between a group of men, and we’re appealing for anyone who witnessed the disorder to get in touch.

“We take firearms criminality very seriously and will not tolerate gun crime in our community.”

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Boson team on 101, or call Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.