Police make arrest following Penrose incident
Detective Senior Sergeant Scott Armstrong, Auckland
City East CIB:
Police investigating an incident
where a person was located injured on Station Road, Penrose
yesterday have made an arrest overnight.
male has been charged with Wounding with intent to cause
grievous bodily harm and is due to appear in the Auckland
District Court today.
The injured man is recovering in
Enquiries are ongoing into the
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