A woman in her 30s has been rushed to hospital after a knife attack at a Merseyside primary school. The police helicopter is circling the area as officers carry out house-to-house enquiries and check CCTV to find the attacker. Devonshire Park Primary School said on Twitter: “Devonshire park school will be closed until further notice.”
Police were called to Devonshire Park Primary School, Temple Road, Tranmere this morning after reports a woman was attacked as she walked back to her car. The school has been evacuated and the street is on lockdown as police hunt for the attacker.
Merseyside Police said: “Officers were called to Devonshire Park Primary school in Temple Road, Tranmere, at 8.20am following reports a woman had been assaulted as she walked back to her car. The woman has been taken to hospital with injuries to her hand, consistent with a knife being used. No-one else has been injured.”