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Police attending firearms incident in Ahipara

Police attending firearms incident in Ahipara

Please attribute to Senior Sergeant Darren Sullivan, Whangarei District Command Centre

Police are currently responding to an incident where a male has been sighted with a firearm in Ahipara, Northland.

Multiple shots have reportedly been fired at a property, however no one is injured.

Police are deploying a number of resources to manage the incident including the Armed Offenders Squad and Eagle.

Ahipara School has gone into lockdown as a precaution.

The offender remains outstanding and there is no further information available at this stage.

ENDS

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