TWO men are being questioned by police after an altercation in Ellesmere Port on Friday morning.

Witnesses reported seeing six police cars swoop on Westminster Bridge in the town just before 11.30am.

It is believed that initially there were reports of a knife but no weapon has of yet been recovered.

A police spokesman confirmed that officers were called to Westminster Bridge at 11.27am and have detained two men.

Member of the Pride in the Port Facebook group Van Littlejohns captured the incident on video.