A Dunedin man has been stripped of his firearms following a
domestic incident last night.
Dunedin Senior Sergeant Gavin Briggs said police were called
to a residential address in South Road about midnight as the
result of a domestic incident.
"A male had barricaded himself in a bedroom at the address
where it was believed he had access to firearms and as a
result the Dunedin Armed Offenders Squad was deployed to the
"Basically, just after speaking with him he left the house
without further incident. A number of firearms were located
at the address and a 43-year-old man will be appearing in the
Dunedin District Court later next week."
The firearms at the property were seized by police, Mr Briggs
- By Brendan Manning of APNZ