Police are currently in attendance at a property on Somerville Street, Dunedin. This is a location of interest in relation to the serious firearms incident in Christchurch today.
Evacuations of properties in the immediate area have taken place as a precaution.
Alternative accommodation has been provided for residents requiring it and cordons are in place in the Somerville Street and Everton Road area.
There is no further information available at this time.
Issued by Police Media Team