Gun incident leads to overnight road closure

A road leading from Leighton to Soulbury was closed overnight after an angry dispute between drivers in which a gun was allegedly involved.

Police are investigating reports of dangerous driving and criminal damage in the incident, which took place at Burcott, near Wing at 9.30pm last night (Monday).

A silver Ford Fiesta was damaged after the argument broke out between drivers.

A Thames Valley Police spokesman said: “Following the dispute, a black hatch back vehicle was seen to make off.

“It is alleged that the offender may have been in possession of a firearm, this is also being investigated.

“Police had closed the B4032 Leighton Road overnight in order to investigate the incident although it is now reopened.”

Anyone with information is advised to Contact Thames Valley Police on 101.