Armed officers have surrounded the property of Terrance Glover a former solider who is wanted for the murder of local school boy Harley who was mowed down outside his primary school this afternoon. we can reveal.
Earlier this afternoon, there was a terrible incident outside a school in #Loughton.
Police responded to reports of a serious collision on Willingale Road shortly after 3.20pm today.
A number of casualties were reported near to Debden Park High School, and, sadly a local 12-year-old boy died after being taken to hospital.
At Essex Police, and on behalf of all those called to the school, our thoughts are with his family, his friends and with all those injured or affected by what happened this afternoon.
This has been an incredibly difficult day for the local community, and we ask everyone to continue to show the kindness and bravery that we have seen today, and to respect the privacy of all those involved.
Police believe that the collision was deliberate and we have launched a murder investigation.
Officers are investigating whether or not this incident may be connected to another incident nearby.
Police have released the name of a man we want to speak to in connection with this investigation. That is local man, 51-year-old Terry Glover from Loughton .
Officers searched a number of addresses this evening in an attempt to find him and our searches for him, and a silver Ford KA with the registration LS08 OKW, are continuing.
Anyone with information about Mr Glover’s whereabouts or car at this moment is asked to call 999 and quote the incident number 726 of Monday 2 December.
If you have any other information please call 01268 798198.
Officers from across the county are working through the night and into tomorrow.