13 Feb 2024

Police searching for man with weapons and firearms offences

6:09 pm on 13 February 2024
Police are seeking public’s assistance in locating Nepia Taonui, who has several warrants for his arrest.

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Police are appealing to the public to locate a man in breach of his court release conditions.

Nepia Taonui had several warrants out for his arrest, police said in a statement.

He had been charged with weapons and firearms offences and believed to be in the Waikato area.

"Police advise members of the public not to approach Nepia, and to report any sightings or information on his whereabouts to police via 111, quoting case number 240115/4128.

"Alternatively, please call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111."