Two arrested after shots fired in Mount Maunganui

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Police have arrested two men in relation to a serious assault that took place in Mount Maunganui on Saturday afternoon.

Police were at the scene of the serious assault on Maunganui Road where it is reported by a SunLive reader that shots were fired from an airgun.

"Two men were arrested in relation to this," says a Police spokesperson. 

"A 25-year-old is due to appear in Tauranga Court on May 20 on charges including assault with firearm or airgun, injuring with intent to injure, and careless use of a firearm.

"A 19-year-old is due to appear tomorrow [Monday May 16] for a breach of bail and injuring with intent to injure."

At the scene? Phone 0800 SUNLIVE or email newsroom@thesun.co.nz.




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1 Comment

SO much crime!

Posted on 16-05-2022 09:01 | By jed

What is going on? More crims than cops. Too many gangs.

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