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Firearm incident in Porirua

Firearm incident in Porirua

Thursday, 14 August 2014 - 8:21pm

Wellington

Porirua Police are currently investigating an incident that occurred at around 1.00pm today (14 August 2014) in Cheshire St, Porirua.

A resident of Cheshire St reported having a firearm pointed at him.

Police attended and one person has been arrested.

An imitation firearm was recovered.

A 20 year old man will appear in Porirua District Court tomorrow to face a charge of Presenting a Firearm.

Anyone who witnessed the event is asked to contact Police on 04 2381400

Police would like to thank residents of the area for their patience and co-operation during the course of the incident.

No further updates will be available tonight


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