KITCHENER - Officers were called to Colborne Street East in Brantford at 9 a.m. on Wednesday for reports of a potential gun in the area.

According to police, a group of people were reportedly seen outside of a house and one of them may have been holding a gun.

Police were able to make contact with the people inside the home who they say were co-operative with the investigation.

Around 12:30 p.m., police released a statement that the initial report was deemed to be unfounded.

Colborne Street East was closed to traffic between Drummond Street and Brock Street as police investigated.