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Man arrested for firing shot at Kaihere neighbour

Posted 13 April 2018 by Gold FM in Emergency Services - Police, Fire, Civil Defence

The Armed Offenders Squad was called to the Hauraki Plains settlement of Kaihere at about 6.15 pm yesterday when reports were received that a man had allegedley fired a gun at a neighbour.

The 38-year-old Waikato man, who fired the shot, handed himself in at the Tauranga Police Station last night after he sparked a police search when left the scene.

He was taken into custody and transported to Hamilton to be interviewed.

The man remains in custody as police ascertain what charges he should face when he appears in court.