Three people shot dead in Spalding close to Castle Swimming Pool

Police are dealing with an armed incident in which three people have been shot dead

Police confirmed that there had been a firearms incident on Pinchbeck Road in Spalding in the vicinity of the Castle Swimming Pool, in which three people have been fatally wounded, including the suspected offender.

There is an ongoing police investigation and at this stage police are not looking for anyone else in connection with the incident.

There is no indication that this is a terrorist related incident and no shots have been fired by police.

We would urge members of the public to stay away from the area at the present time. Any witnesses to the incident, who haven’t already spoken with officers at the scene, are asked to call 101, quoting incident number 92 of 19th July.