20 Apr 2020

Investigators at scene of police shooting

From Midday Report, 12:15 pm on 20 April 2020

Forensic investigators are at the scene of a police shooting in south Auckland, where a man with a machete was shot dead in Central Avenue, Papatoetoe.

Police say they received multiple calls after one o'clock this morning about a man on the street damaging cars, smashing windows and chopping at power lines.

RNZ reporter, Jordan Bond, spoke to Māni Dunlop from the scene.