Armed police gathered on a residential street in a north-east town as they searched for a person wanted on warrant.
Officers and a dog unit were stationed outside a home on Councillors Walk in Elgin yesterday evening as part of an “ongoing incident”.
Inquiries into the incident remain ongoing.
A Police Scotland spokeswoman said: “Officers attended at Councillors Walk in Elgin yesterday evening as part of ongoing inquiries to trace a person wanted on warrant.
“Inquiries remain ongoing and the local community is thanked for its patience.”