Two people were arrested and subsequently released under investigation, after reports a man was seen carrying a gun in Cowes.

Hampshire Constabulary detained a 36-year-old man from Gurnard, on suspicion of being in possession of a firearm without a certificate.

As part of their enquiries, police also arrested a 36-year-old woman from Newport, on suspicion of conspiring to possess a firearm.

Both have been released from custody, but remain under investigation.

Officers were called to Terminus Road, Cowes in the early hours of Sunday morning (October 10).

No-one was hurt, said police.

If you saw what happened, or have information for the police, call 101, quoting 44210406721.