Three arrests as armed police swoop on Marks Gate

Armed officers were called to Gibbfield Close at 4pm. Picture: Ken Mears

Armed officers were called to Gibbfield Close at 4pm. Picture: Ken Mears - Credit: Ken Mears

Three males have been arrested after armed police were called to Marks Gate.

The trio were arrested for violent disorder when police, including firearms officers, were called to reports of an altercation and one man armed with a knife in Gibbfield Close at 4pm.

The males were taken to an east London police station.

No injuries were reported.