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Armed police cordon off Wainui house after report of threat from 16-year-old

News from NZ Police
Hutt Valley Police cordoned off a Wainuiomata house this afternoon after they were told that a 16-year-old was going to threaten a local resident with a .22 calibre rifle.

The incident occurred at around 3.30pm.

Police established a cordon around the Coniston Street address and the 16-year-old was arrested without incident. He was interviewed by Police.

The Armed Offenders Squad found one weapon at the house. It was believed to be an air rifle.

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