BREAKING: Man arrested after shooting outside Medway Campus

There has been a shooting in Chatham dockside, next to the University of Kent's Medway Campus, Police have confirmed.

Footage has shown a man on top of one of Chatham’s high-rise apartments opposite the historic dockyard firing a weapon randomly below, which occurred between 8am and 9am.

The incident has since ended and resulted in an arrest.

The video, released by Sky News and KMTV, shows a man walking out of a top-floor room overlooking the Chatham dockyards and firing a number of shots into the air.

Police found four imitation firearms inside the man’s apartment after a brief armed raid in the building.

Kent Police confirm they are still at the scene and advise residents to avoid the area.

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