Scotland

Two arrested over gun smuggling attempt

Two men have been arrested over an alleged attempt to smuggle a gun into the country.

Police said a car was stopped in Darnick Street, Glasgow, on Tuesday evening as part of an "intelligence-led operation".

Two men, aged 22 and 31, were arrested and detained in custody.

As part of the same operation, two properties in Baillieston were searched and two women were arrested.

The women, aged 22 and 23, were held on suspicion of attempting to pervert the course of justice.

All four are due to appear at Glasgow Sheriff Court on Thursday.