21 May 2010

Man arrested after AOS called to boarding house

11:47 am on 21 May 2010

A man is in custody after an Armed Offenders Squad callout in the Lower Hutt suburb of Petone.

Police were notified of an incident at a Nelson Street boarding house before 9am on Friday.

A man was reported to have a firearm.

A police spokesperson says the man has been arrested and AOS officers have left the scene.