Gun found in York road

Photograph: YorkMix
10 Jan 2018 @ 1.06 pm
| News

Police have launched an investigation after a gun was found in a York road.

The firearm was found by a highway maintenance worker in a layby on Wigginton Road.

The worker reported the discovery to police at about 9.50am on Wednesday (January 10)

A spokeswoman from North Yorkshire Police said:

Police have attended to seize the firearm.

Enquiries are ongoing to determine the circumstances around the incident.