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Man held in relation to attempted abduction at St Andrew Prep School

Published:Thursday | April 6, 2017 | 5:36 PM

A man is now in police custody in relation to the Wednesday's attempted abduction at the St Andrew Preparatory School.

The police say the man who surrendered today is to be questioned.

Yesterday, a mother showed up at the institution with her child and was surprised by a gunman.

It's believed that the gunman is a former employee who she terminated.

Investigators had said the man forced his way into the woman's car and attempted to abduct her.

It's reported that she drove the car onto the school compound and crashed it into another vehicle and escaped.

A licensed firearm holder, who was watching the incident then fired several shots and the gunman escaped.