Air Rifle Found After Reports Of Gunman Outside St Neots School

2 July 2015, 12:29 | Updated: 2 July 2015, 12:31

Police have found an air rifle after reports of a gunman outside a primary school in St Neots this morning.

It's after concerns at Bushmead Primary School in Eaton Socon this morning.

A Cambridgeshire Police spokesperson said: "We were called at about 9.30am today (July 2) to reports of a man carrying a suspected firearm in Marchioness Way, Eaton Socon.

"A firearm, believed to be an air rifle, has been recovered and searches are ongoing for a man police are seeking in connection with the incident.

"He is described as white, slim, in his 20s, with sandy-coloured hair, wearing a black hooded top with grey patches.

"Members of the public are not believed to be in any immediate threat, however anyone who sees the man is advised to call police on 999."