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'Shots fired' in Lye street as residents report seeing armed police

Police descended on a residential street after receiving reports that shots had been fired.


Residents near Pearson Street in Lye reported seeing armed police on Sunday morning.

West Midlands Police said officers were called just before 9am when they received "reports of shots being fired and damage to a window".

Nobody was injured in the incident, enquiries are continuing.

Anyone with information can contact the force using Live Chat on or by calling 101, quoting log 1024 of 11/09.

Alternatively, contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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