Police stormed a city street after a brawl involving a knife and a plank of wood.
Officers were called out to Mitchell Street just before 5pm on Friday after reports of a disturbance.
It is understood that two men were threatening another male before they started fighting.
About seven police vehicles were seen on nearby Lochee Road and Cleghorn Street after the trio fled the scene.
A spokesman for Police Scotland said: “We were called out to Mitchell Street at 4.55pm after a reports of a disturbance.
“Three males were fighting in the street. There was suggestion one of the males had a plank of wood and also the suggestion of a knife.
“Threats were made by two males to the other male. The males were detained, but were later released.”
Neither a knife nor a plank of wood were recovered from the scene, with the spokesman adding that inquiries are continuing.