Police were called at 6.07pm on Monday, 21 December following reports of the discharge of a firearm in Dunbar Road E7.
Armed officers are in attendance.
There are no reported injuries.
Full enquiries into the circumstances are ongoing and a crime scene is in place.
A Section 60 Order has been authorised, granting police additional stop and search powers.
Police have yet to confirm if the incident is related to a previous shooting and stabbing on Friday evening
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