A man has been arrested after a 19-year-old man was shot in Wairoa on Sunday evening.
The victim's shoulder, arm and face were injured and a 22-year-old man has been charged with firearms-related offences.
The police say two firearms linked this shooting and a second shooting at the same address early on Monday morning, have now been recovered.
An investigation into a third shooting at a different property is still ongoing.
Acting Detective Sergeant Griffiths said extra police had been brought into Wairoa to support local staff.