A man has been arrested after an air pistol was taken into a York pub.
The pub on Goodramgate was evacuated after a member of the public reported seeing a man with a firearm at around 5.50pm on Friday 23, February.
Police, including firearms officers went to the pub and arrested a man in his 30s.
After carrying out enquiries, officers have ascertained that the weapon involved was a sporting air pistol, which uses compressed air to shoot pellets.
Inspector Jonathan Asvadi, of York Neighbourhood Policing Team has thanked the members of the public who reported the sighting to police: