26 Mar 2016

Fugitive caught with drugs, firearms after year on the run

5:02 pm on 26 March 2016

A man on the run for a year who the police say was carrying firearms and illegal drugs has been arrested.

The 24-year-old was arrested in Kihikihi near Te Awamutu last night.

The police said he had two firearms, ammunition, cannabis and methamphetamine.

He was set to appear in court tomorrow.