5 Jan 2023

Armed police respond to reports of firearm in Wellington

6:20 pm on 5 January 2023
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Photo: RNZ / Cole Eastham-Farrelly

Armed police have responded to reports of a firearm in a vehicle in the Wellington suburb of Te Aro.

Police received reports of a firearm allegedly being presented from the vehicle just after 2pm.

Officers located the vehicle and a firearm was found inside, police said.

A spokesperson said inquiries were ongoing.