Firearms incident - Hanmer Springs

Firearms incident - Hanmer Springs

Canterbury

Police were called to a house in Hanmer Springs at around 9.30pm last night, following reports that a person had fired shots at the house. 
 
Nobody was injured in the incident.
 
The Armed Offenders Squad conducted an extensive search of the area but did not locate the offender. 
 
A scene guard is in place at the house this morning and enquiries are ongoing to ascertain exactly what took place. 
 
An update will be provided at around 11am - no further information is available at this stage.
 
ENDS
 
Issued by Police Media Centre.