Serious firearms incident, central Christchurch

Serious firearms incident, central Christchurch

Canterbury

Police are currently responding to reports of shots fired in central Christchurch at around 1:40pm.

Armed police have been deployed.

Police urge anyone in central Christchurch to stay indoors and report any suspicious behaviour immediately to 111. 

Further information will be released as it becomes available.

ENDS 

Issued by Police Media Centre