Police hunting gunman in Kent

Kent police have launched an investigation after reports of a man threatening staff at hotel with a gun.

They were called to a hotel in Princes Parade in Hythe at 10:30am this morning following a report that a man had entered the hotel and made threats towards a member of staff.

He was reportedly carrying a firearm.

Armed officers attended and the hotel took the decision to evacuate guests. A search is ongoing for the suspect. No one was injured in the incident. The road is currently closed.

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Police hunting 'gunman' in Kent

Kent police have launched an investigation after reports of a man threatening staff at hotel with a gun.