Man died after police opened fire on a property Milton Keynes A second man was found dead there and a young child was seriously injured.
Thames Valley Police (TVP) said in a statement that officials were called to an address in Den Mead, Two mile gray At around 9:40 on Saturday morning, he took action based on the information of witnesses and then forcibly entered.
They found a man in his 30s who was later certified dead and a child who was seriously injured.
They also found a man in his 20s. It is understood that the police deployed a Taser before firing on the man. TVP said that the man subsequently needed first aid and treatment by ambulance personnel, but was pronounced dead at the scene.
The young child was taken to the hospital.
The police said that they had notified the deceased’s close relatives and that the officers might be waiting outside the house for several days.
independent The Office of Police Conduct (IOPC) confirmed that it had received a referral from TVP and stated that its investigation is “at a very early stage and cannot provide more information at this time.”
The IOPC statement added: “We are with all those affected by this tragic incident.”
TVP Assistant Sheriff Christian Bunt said: “What happened this morning can only be described as an absolute tragedy, and it will undoubtedly have an impact on the community.
“Our hearts are with those affected by this incident.
“Our main crime department is working closely with IOPC to understand exactly what happened.
“At this stage, no one else is involved in the investigation, and we are seeking to support all relevant personnel.
“Community members will see an increase in police force. We will ask anyone with any concerns or information to talk to one of our uniformed officials.
“We also require the public who may have information to call 101 or report online reference number 20210626-0652, or if they wish to remain anonymous, they can call the fight crime hotline on 0800 555 111.”