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Suspected gunman and five others die in firearms incident in Plymouth


Five people and a suspected gunman have died in an “unspeakably grim” shooting in Plymouth. Devon and Cornwall Police said three females, two males and the suspect – named in reports as Jake Davison – had died in the Keyham area of the city on Thursday evening. One of those killed was a “small child” aged under 10, according to local MP Luke Pollard. He added that people were receiving treatment in hospital, though police have yet to confirm the final figure of those injured.

Devon and Cornwall Police said three females, two males and the suspect – named in reports as Jake Davison – had died in the Keyham area of the city on Thursday evening.

One of those killed was a “small child” aged under 10, according to local MP Luke Pollard.

He added that people were receiving treatment in hospital, though police have yet to confirm the final figure of those injured.

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