A pair of men have been arrested over an aggravated robbery at a home in Lower Hutt in which a replica pistol was brandished overnight.
Police car (File picture).
Source: 1 NEWS
Police say two men, aged 32 and 31, approached a Lower Hutt address around midnight and threatened the occupant, who they knew, with a firearm.
The pair were apprehended by police close-by to the address, and a replica pistol was recovered.
The 31-year-old man was also charged with possession of a meth pipe and an offensive weapon.
The two men will appear in the Hutt Valley District Court today jointly charged with aggravated robbery.