Opotiki men arrested following armed callout
Three men have been arrested and will appear in court following an armed callout in Opotiki.
A police spokesperson says police, including the AOS, were called to Nelson Street just after midnight, following reports of shots being fired towards a vehicle.
The incident has resulted in three arrests with a 23-year-old charged with unlawfully carrying/possessing a firearm; a 29-year-old charged with resisting and assaulting Police; and a 48-year-old charged with resisting Police and dangerous driving.
All three are due to appear in Whakatane District Court tomorrow.
Police say no one was injured.