ARMED police stormed an address in Oldbury after reports of a man with a suspected firearm.

Officers descended on a flat in Pound Rd just before 2.30pm yesterday (Sunday July 7).

However after a search of the property no firearm was found.

A spokeswoman for West Midlands Police said: "Police were called to an address on Pound Road in the Oldbury area of Sandwell just before 2.30pm yesterday afternoon (Sunday July 7) to a report of a man with a suspected firearm.

"Following armed police attendance and a search of the property, no firearm was recovered.

"A 68-year-old man will be voluntarily interviewed in relation to a criminal damage incident in due course, as enquiries continue."