BB gun ar­rest

Auckland City Harbour News - - NEWS -

A man armed with a BB gun was ar­rested at Brit­o­mart on June 4, caus­ing de­lays for some com­muters. Po­lice re­ceived re­ports about 5.20pm that a man had been spot­ted near the sta­tion with a hand­gun. A man fit­ting his de­scrip­tion was thought to have got on a train leav­ing the sta­tion. That train was stopped by armed po­lice at Glen Innes and searched, how­ever the wanted man was then spot­ted by se­cu­rity staff at Brit­o­mart. He was taken into cus­tody and ques­tioned by po­lice. Auck­land Trans­port said there were some de­lays on the Eastern Line be­cause of the in­ci­dent.

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