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 sunny but chilly start. Cloud increasing with a little rain affecting northern and western areas, especially over the Derbyshire hills.
After a mainly dry, and locally chilly start, cloud will thicken, with some patchy rain possible across northern counties.