Please attribute to Detective Senior Sergeant Kevin Ford:
A 49-year-old man has been arrested in relation to a firearms incident in Ruatoria yesterday.
Police responded to McClutchie Road at 9.20am following reports of shots fired.
Prior to Police arriving a number of vehicles left the scene at speed, one of which crashed on Waiomatatini Road a short
We would like to speak to anyone who witnessed this crash.
The arrested man is expected to appear at Gisborne District Court tomorrow, charged with unlawful possession of a
Members of the public can expect a heightened Police presence in the area as enquires continue.
Anyone with information that may assist this investigation is urged to contact Police on 105.