UPDATED: Armed police swoop in Bicester

Bicester arrests in North Street.
Bicester arrests in North Street.

Armed police arrested two men after swooping on a car in Bicester town centre at around 1.30pm this afternoon.

Witnesses reported seeing officers from Thames Valley Police stopping the car in North Street and detaining two middle-aged white men at gunpoint.

A witness said: “There were two guys in an Audi who got pulled over at gunpoint and cuffed in the street.

“It was quite dramatic. It all happened very quickly.”

A Thames Valley Police spokesman said officers had arrested two people wanted by the Metropolitan Police.

The spokesman said no firearms were discharged during the incident, and no-one was injured.