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Sussex Police have praised the 'heroic' teachers at Crawley College who 'tackled an armed suspect' at the campus on Monday.
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LIVE: Firearms incident at Crawley College
Last updated: Wednesday, 28 April, 2021, 16:56
- Sussex Police praise ‘heroic’ Crawley College staff
- The two people hurt in the incident were ‘not shot’ say police
- ‘“We are liaising with officers at Counter Terrorism Policing South East (CTPSE). All lines of enquiry are open at this stage.’ says police chief
- ‘“There were police everywhere. They were like ants. There was a helicopter flying above,’ says eye-witness
- A gun and a knife have been seized after an incident earlier today at Crawley College
- Man charged with multiple offences
Praise for police and staff from MP
Not being treated as a terrorist incident
Recap of today’s events
A Crawley teenager has been detained and a gun and a knife have been seized after a shooting incident earlier today.
The latest update from police
A Crawley teenager has been detained and a gun and a knife have been seized after a shooting earlier today.
Two people hurt in a ‘shooting’ at Crawley were not shot, police have confirmed.
Pictures from the scene
Two people have suffered injuries after shots were fired near Crawley College, police said.