Arrests made, gun recovered after 'altercation' reported in South Auckland

A gun has been recovered and a number of people arrested after an "altercation" was reported to police in South Auckland this afternoon.

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Police say they were called to an Aarts Avenue address in Manurewa just before 2pm following reports of an "altercation".

One of those involved was allegedly in possession of a firearm.

"An armed approach has been made to the address and a number of people at the location were taken into custody at the time," police said.

Police also recovered a firearm from the address.

Police cannot rule out charges being laid.