24 Mar 2016

Man arrested after AOS callout near Whangarei

4:18 pm on 24 March 2016

The police have arrested a man after an Armed Offenders Squad callout near Whangarei.

The police went to Hikurangi this morning after reports a man had pointed a gun at people at a rural property and then taken off into nearby farmland.

The armed offenders squad found the man and arrested him without incident.

They located a firearm soon afterwards.