Police are looking for a man with a gun after shots were heard near Bellevue this morning.
A police media spokesperson says officers are loking for a man who was seen walking along the train tracks near Ngatai Road with a gun.
"Police are in the area seeing if they can locate that person."
If anyone has any information or have seen the person police are looking for, they can contact Tauranga Police on 07 577 4300.
Alternatively, information can be left anonymously via the Crimestoppers 0800 555 111 line.