Kawakawa police have apprehended a man who is believed to
have fired about five shots at an address on the edge of the
Bay of Islands town about 3pm yesterday.The gunshots were
discharged at a Kawakawa house and police believe there was
at least one other person on the property.
The shots did not cause any injuries and it is understood the
alleged gunman fled the scene in a vehicle immediately after
the shots were fired.
Within two hours, officers had found the 34-year-old male,
who was from the area and known to police.
He was being interviewed at Kawakawa police station yesterday
evening. Police had also recovered a firearm.
- The Northern Advocate