Two people have been arrested in the Jewellery Quarter area of Birmingham.
It is following reports of gunshots being fired in Spencer Street.
West Midlands Police say they stopped a vehicle this morning and that armed officers were called out.
The force say they do not believe that anyone has been injured.
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A consultation begins today on how Leicester's Golden Mile could look if a proposed revamp is given the go-ahead.
After a dry start with some sunny spells, cloud will thicken to bring some outbreaks of rain across the region from late morning.
After a largely fine morning with some sunshine, cloud and showery rain will gradually spread in from the west from early afternoon.