A Possilpark street was placed into lockdown last night as cops probed an incident outside a newsagents.

Hawthorn Street in the north of Glasgow is currently closed off, while a pictures posted on social media last night showed emergency services at the scene. 

It has been reported the incident took place inside a shop in the street. 

Glasgow City Council's Traffic Control and Management team (TRAFFCOM) this morning advised: "Hawthorn Street is currently closed to all traffic between Fernbank Street and Memel Street due to an ongoing police incident.

"Road users are advised to seek an alternate route and further bulletins will be issued when more information becomes available."

The Glasgow Times has contacted Police Scotland for comment.

More to follow....