BB gun arrest
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.