Man arrested after Armed Offenders Squad called to incident at Bay of Plenty property

A man has been arrested after the Armed Offenders Squad was called to an incident in Thornton, Bay of Plenty this afternoon.

Police say around 2:30pm they were called to a property on East Bank Road in Thornton, near Whakatane to reports of a male possibly with a firearm.

No one was injured in the incident.

A police Armed Offenders Squad officer. Source: 1 NEWS