Update on incident in Glen Eden

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Update on incident in Glen Eden

Police say they are following "strong lines of inquiry" after the incident.

Talented Tots childcare, an early childcare centre on West Coast Rd, also confirmed it went into lockdown this morning.

Local media also reported that schools and pre-schools in the area were in lockdown, but this was lifted shortly after midday. View in full here.

New Zealand police deployed specialist armed officers to a suburb in West Auckland on Wednesday morning (April 3) after responding to reports that a shot may have been fired.

NZ Herald reports armed police are negotiating with a person in the area.

Cordons were in place on a section of West Coast Road near Glendale Road, but appears to be lifted.

A Facebook administrator at the preschool, called Anita, wrote: "Just letting you all know that our Glen Eden centre is now under lock-down as there is police activity outside (police cars and helicopters)".

Glen Eden Primary School, in Glenview Road, has told parents it is in lockdown.

"We will continue to update the website as information comes to hand", an employee posted on the school's Facebook page.

Police in Glen Eden.

The Auckland primary school is now in lockdown and parents have been informed.

It later emerged the weapon was only a BB gun.

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