Two men arrested after gun pointed at police chopper in Taupo




Two men have been arrested after a gun was allegedly pointed at a police helicopter in Taupo this afternoon.

Cordens are still in place at the property in Acacia Bay following the incident this afternoon.  

Police were carrying out a routine arrest warrant when a man outside the house appeared to point a firearm at the Eagle helicopter. 

Two men were taken from the property and into custody after 5pm. 

A witness earlier told 1 News Now there was a heavy AOS presence assembling around 500m down from the Great Lake Holiday Park.  

Armed Offender Squad (AOS)

Source: 1 NEWS

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