Doncaster primary school in alert to parents after police incident

A Doncaster area primary school has issued an emergency alert to parents this morning following a police incident.

Monday, 3rd February 2020, 4:24 pm

Parents of children at Plover Primary School in Intake received text messages telling them to collect children at the end of the school day following ‘a serious incident.’

There are unconfirmed reports of an abduction attempt near to the school in Coniston Road this morning, which the Free Press is currently trying to verify.

One woman, who asked not to be named, said that a family member had received a text from school saying ‘serious incident near Plover Primary.

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Plover Primary School in Doncaster.

She added: “It said all kids need to be picked up or dropped off for safety.”

It is understood the school is operating as normal and that parents only need to pick up children at the end of the day.

We have contacted the school and also Doncaster Council for further information.

We have also contacted South Yorkshire Police for further details about the alleged incident which is said to have taken place near the school this morning.