‘Firearms man’ arrested after helicopter hunt

Police Scotland helicopter
Police Scotland helicopter

A 22-year-old man is in custody after alleged firearms offences in Moodiesburn.

The man was arrested after the alert around 5pm on Wednesday.

The Police Scotland helicopter was involved in the search for the man.

A spokesman for Police Scotland said they were alerted around 5.10pm on Wednesday after complaints of a man behaving suspiciously on Gartferry Road, Moodiesburn.

He added: ‘‘Following police inquiries a 22-year-old man was arrested in relation to alleged firearms incidents. A report is going to the Procurator Fiscal.’’