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Source: New Zealand Police (District News)

A 38-year-old man has been charged following a firearms incident in Massey overnight.

The man has been charged with one count of threatens to kill, and a number of firearms offences.

Police would again like to thank the public for their patience and co-operation while the incident was dealt with, and while enquiries have been carried out in the area today.

A 34-year-old man who had been sought by Police was also located during this incident and taken into custody.

He has been charged with aggravated robbery, following a robbery at a restaurant on the Coatesville-Riverhead Highway in Riverhead on 31 January. 

Both men are due to appear in Waitakere District Court tomorrow.

Investigations into both matters are ongoing.


Issued by Police Media Centre