Knifeman seen near Plymouth primary school – armed police on scene

One ambulance and five police cars have been pictured at the scene.

Armed officers in protective gear and riot shields are now in a stand-off with the knifeman who is reported to be holed up in a property near the school.

The surrounding area has been cordoned off by police and a police drone has been seen flying over the area.

Devon and Cornwall Police have confirmed armed units were called to the area.

A spokesman said: “Police were called at around 2.40pm today to reports of a man causing a disturbance at a property.

“The man is believed to be in possession of a knife. Firearms and local units are at the scene.

“Containment of the property and road are in place.”

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