Demio used in liquor store ram raid

8:49 am on 8 February 2018

A stolen Mazda Demio has been used to smash into an Auckland liquor store, police say.

A police car at a cordon.

Photo: RNZ / Claire Eastham-Farrelly

The small stolen car was left at Liquorland in Dominion Road at 4.15am.

Police said the offenders failed in their attempt to steal cigarettes and escaped with a small amount of alcohol.