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Patched gang members among six arrested over firearms and robberies in Levin

Patched gang members are among six people arrested over firearms and robberies in Levin yesterday.

Source: 1 NEWS

Police say four firearms were recovered, as well as some of the stolen property.

Two 15-year-olds were among four teens arrested along with a 17-year-old and an 18-year-old. A 23-year-old and 44-year-old were also arrested.

All those arrested are patched gang members or associates and have been charged with two aggravated robberies and unlawful possession of firearms.

The 44-year-old man has also been charged with assaulting police and cannabis-related offending.

They appeared in Palmerston North District Court this afternoon.