This is why armed police were in Buxton last night

Armed police were called to Buxton last night after reports of someone firing an air rifle at passing pedestrians.

A spokesman for Derbyshire Armed Response Unit tweeted at 7.26am this morning that two males were arrested, weapons were recovered and enquiries are ongoing.

The spokesman added: “We are pleased to report it appears no injuries were caused but if you have any information which may assist call 101 and quote incident 1188 of 7/5/19.”