30 Aug 2022

Police hunt gunman after shooting in Christchurch

From Checkpoint, 5:07 pm on 30 August 2022

Police are searching for an armed shooter tonight who allegedly fired a shot near a busy shopping area in Christchurch.

One person has been taken to hospital after being injured in the incident in Linwood. An investigation has been launched but so far, no arrests have been made.

RNZ Ōtautahi reporter Niva Chittock joins us from the scene.