Police are in attendance at an incident on Piako Street, Otara following a report of a possible shooting.
Police were notified shortly after 2.50pm.
One person has been injured and emergency services are currently at the scene.
Flat Bush School and Flat Bush Kindergarten were temporarily placed in lockdown for a short period of time, but that has been lifted and parents are able to collect their children.
Police enquiries are underway and cordons are currently in place on Piako Street.
More information will be released when it becomes available.
Nick Baker/NZ Police