About 8:40am Police were called to a report of a person damaging another person's car on Waihi Road, Hawera. The alleged offender had what appeared to be a firearm. Cordons were put in place and the Armed Offenders Squad was deployed. The AOS searched an address on Waihi Road but did not locate the alleged... Continue Reading →
Armed police and the Armed Offenders Squad are still at the scene of a Hawera property where reports state a man has a gun. Initial reports said a person reported that a man was damaging their car on Waihi Road, Hawera, about 8:40am and had what appeared to be a firearm. Cordons are currently in... Continue Reading →
A person reported that a man was damaging their car on Waihi Road, Hawera, about 8:40am. The man had what appeared to be a firearm. Police have put cordons in place and the Armed Offenders Squad has been deployed to the scene More to come...
Police are investigating an incident where a man has presented to Taranaki Base Hospital this morning with a gunshot wound.
Following an email from South Taranaki Digest, spokesperson Sharon O’Loughlin from Sliver Fern Farms released the following statement. "The Muslim community is important to Silver Fern Farms – with Halal butchers being part of the day-to-day life and culture at our plants across the country. Our Muslim community is connected across our network of sites... Continue Reading →
Manaia residents have been advised to stay inside and lock their doors in Manaia tonight with police diverting traffic away from the Main South Road. Senior Sergeant Jeff Veale has said in a statement Police responded to an address on South Road, Manaia at 5:15pm tonight after receiving reports a shot had been fired.... Continue Reading →