12 Jun 2016

Two arrests after Coromandel incident

8:59 pm on 12 June 2016

Police have arrested two men after a firearm was allegedly discharged into the air and a utility vehicle used to ram a parked car in the Coromandel this afternoon.

A 27-year-old man has been charged with unlawful discharge of a firearm and will appear in the Hamilton District Court tomorrow.

A second, 29-year-old, man has been charged with wilful damage.

Police said they were not looking for anyone else in relation to the incident.