Police investigate firearms incident in Newcastle

Police want to speak to the people in these images. Credit: Northumbria Police
Anyone who recognises these people can contact Northumbria Police by calling 101. Credit: Northumbria Police
The incident happened at 12.20am on Saturday 12 July on Westmorland Road. Credit: Northumbria Police
A CCTV image of a woman in the area at the time. Credit: Northumbria Police

Police investigating a firearms incident in Newcastle have released some CCTV images.

At around 12.20am on Saturday 12July, police received a report of a firearm being used in Westmorland Road.

Officers believe there may have been a disturbance in the street before a firearm was fired into the ground. No one was injured.

A 27-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the incident and has been bailed pending further enquiries.

Officers are releasing CCTV images of a group of men, and a woman, who were in Westmorland Road around the time of the incident and who police want to speak to.

Anyone who recognises the individuals in the photographs can contact Northumbria Police by calling 101.

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