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Armed Police scrambled to Croydon after reports of shots fired



Police were called at approximately 9.05pm on Tuesday, 13 July to reports of a firearm discharge in Whitehorse Road, Croydon. 

A property and a large area of Hampton Road has been cordon off by Police. 

Two ARV vehicles with eight Armed officers have also been sent to the scene after the incident was declared a firearms incident. 


A specialist search dog has been seen combing the area. An Audi A4 that is damaged has also been looked at by officers.




A spokesman for the Met Police said officers attended the scene.

There are no reports of any injuries at this time.

Enquiries into the circumstances are ongoing.