Bestwood 'stabbing' live updates as police set up cordon outside shop

Police have set up a cordon around a shop in Bestwood after reports of a stabbing. Forensics officers have been seen entering the Premier newsagents in Southglade Road.

Residents in the area suggested that someone had been stabbed but this has not been confirmed by Nottinghamshire Police. We have requested a comment from the force.

Live updates: Follow our live updates from the scene here

Police officers at the scene would not say what had happened. It is not known when the cordon will be lifted or when the shop will reopen.

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