Ipswich major incident: Child ‘shot on way to school’ – police tell ...

A YEAR 11 student has been involved in a reported shooting in Ipswich this morning.

PUBLISHED: 10:17, Mon, Sep 7, 2020 | UPDATED: 11:51, Mon, Sep 7, 2020

Officers were alerted just after 8.40am to reports of a shooting on Grange Farm in Kesgrave. Kesgrave High School said one of its Year 11 students was involved in the incident on their way to school.

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An air ambulance landed at the scene and took off shortly before 10am.

Members of the public have been urged to avoid the area.

Two roads - Friends Walk and Through Jollys - have been sealed off and Ropes Drive has been partially closed.

A spokesperson for Suffolk Police said: “Police are currently at the scene of a serious incident in Kesgrave.

Ipswich newsA Year 11 student has been involved in a reported shooting in Ipswich this morning (Image: BBC)

“Officers were called just after 8.40am this morning to reports of a shooting in Grange Farm.

“Friends Walk and Through Jollys are completely closed off at present and there is a partial closure on Ropes Drive.

“Members of the public are asked to avoid these areas.

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