Two men have been arrested following an incident in Cobridge.
Stoke Police tweeted they were deployed to Grange Street earlier today (25 April), and that people should avoid the area.
There were reports of armed officers seen in the area.
Police say they have now brought the incident 'to a peaceful end'.
Two men, aged 45 and 46, have been arrested on suspicion of possession of a firearm.
A search of a property is also now taking place.