Teenager arrested on suspicion of having imitation firearm at Valentines Park, Ilford

Police in Valentines Park, Ilford, this evening, April 6. Picture: Kal Lavelle

Police in Valentines Park, Ilford, this evening, April 6. Picture: Kal Lavelle - Credit: Archant

Police called to Valentines Park, Ilford, this evening have arrested a teenager.

The young man is suspected of having an imitation gun, possibly an air weapon.

Officers were called at about 5pm to the area near the lake. Armed officers were not involved.