Security at Homegrown festival in Wellington order evacuation of park

Security at Homegrown music festival in Wellington have ordered the evacuation of the Waitangi Park area of the festival tonight following their concerns about a person. 

The evacuation occurred at around 9:20pm with police in attendance to ensure the safe and orderly evacuation of attendees.

Police are speaking to a person and do not believe there is any risk to the public.

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This year, Homegrown, is noticeably different with increased security and a heightened police presence greeting the 20,000 concert goers. Source: 1 NEWS