Armed police gather at busy Springburn junction sparking concern amongst locals

Armed police in Springburn
Armed police in Springburn -Credit:Supplied

Multiple armed police have descended on a main road in Springburn this evening following an unknown incident.

At least three police vehicles and six armed officers could be seen on Atlas Road at around 7pm on Friday May 3. However, the reason for their response is still unknown.

One concerned local claimed the officers later "sped off" in the direction of Springburn High Street.

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Officers gather on Atlas Road
Officers gather on Atlas Road -Credit:Supplied

In images shared with Glasgow Live, three marked police vehicles with armed response officers can be seen gathered nearby a a junction on the well used road.

Officers could be seen congregating at a junction just off of Atlas Road.

Police Scotland has been approached for comment.

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