Police called to Harlesden after reports of a gun at post-Notting Hill Carnival street brawl

Police were called to a street fight in Harlesden

Police were called to a street fight in Harlesden - Credit: Archant

Police were called to Harlesden after claims a gun was brandished when rivals clashed in the street following the Notting Hill Carnival.

Officers closed Harlesden High Street following reports of a firearm being seen during the street fight on Sunday at around 10.45pm.

A police helicopter patrolled the area searching for the alleged gunman but no one was arrested no a firearm recovered.

The road was reopened at 11.20pm with increased police patrols in the area.