Gun shot heard in Northampton street

An appeal for information has been launched after a gun shot was heard in Northampton yesterday evening.

Friday, 22nd July 2016, 3:09 pm
Updated Friday, 22nd July 2016, 5:33 pm
A gun shot was heard in Malcolm Road last night - but it is thought no one was hurt.

Police officers were called to Malcolm Road, Kingsley, at 7pm yesterday, following reports of a “firearm having been discharged” in the area at about 4pm.

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A force spokeswoman said no one is believed to have been injured in the incident, but officers would like to speak to anyone who may have seen anything suspicious in the area around that time.

Witnesses or anyone with information about the incident should contact police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.