Police looking for man in Coromandel after shots fired at a house bus

Police looking for man in Coromandel after shots fired at a house bus

The police officials in the city of Coromandel have said that they are looking for a manafter fires were shot at a house bus on the property.

The motorists and residents were advised to take alternative routes as Kopu-Hikuai Roadbetween State Highway 26 and Kitahi Road was closed following the incidence. The police was directing traffic towards diversions. The police then announced that cordons have now beenlifted on the State Highway 25, the theKopu-Hikuai Road.

The Armed Offenders Squad and the Eagle Helicopter arrived at the scene to access the situation and take appropriate steps. People believe that the shooting is linked to a domestic incidence in the man's family. The manhunt for the person is still on but the police said that they don't believe he poses any risk to the community. The police also announced that two schools did not go through lockdown procedures as advised earlier.

The police have also confirmed that no person has been shot in the incidence and confirmed that they are looking for the man in Coromandel for the shooting at the house bus on the property.

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