Police investigate firearm call in east London

London Police cruisers, October 31, 2019. Photo provided by London Police Service/Twitter.

A heavy police presence was reported in downtown London on Wednesday afternoon while officers conducted a weapons investigation.

At around 3 p.m., London police attended an address near Dundas Street and Adelaide Street North to locate a man who may have been carrying a firearm. While on the scene, officers recovered an airsoft style pellet gun.

Following the incident, two men have been taken into police custody.

No injuries have been reported.

Anyone with information is asked to call the London Police Service at (519) 661-5670 or Crime Stoppers anonymously at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).