Armed police are involved in an operation on the outskirts of Morrinsville in the Waikato.
It’s understood police are on the hunt on Sunday morning for some offenders and the Armed Offenders Squad has been called out.
A police helicopter was also sighted in the area.
The area involved in near Kurunui Road, southwest of the township.
It’s understood police cordons are in place.
A police statement is being worked on, the national communication centre in Wellington said on Sunday morning.
More to come