Two people have been arrested in Welcome Bay following the report of a firearms offence.
Police received a report of a firearms offence by a person who heard a loud bang at an Arawata Avenue address at around 3.40pm.
"We cleared the address and no firearm has been located so far," says a Police spokesperson.
"We have arrested two people and we are speaking with them now."
At the scene? Phone 0800 SUNLIVE or email firstname.lastname@example.org