Arrest after Mangere police callout

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The street is cordoned off and residents within 200m are being evacuated. Photo / Supplied
The street is cordoned off and residents within 200m are being evacuated. Photo / Supplied

An incident in Mangere has been resolved after police responded to a person inside a residential property who made threats, via his healthcare providers.

The man has been taken into custody. Homes were evacuated and the street cordoned off as armed police and emergency services attended the incident.

Residents within 200m were evacuated as a precaution. St John ambulance and fire services attended and St John confirmed "no patients" were taken from the scene.

- The Aucklander

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