A person has been taken to hospital in a critical condition amid unconfirmed reports of a shooting in Otara.

St John said in a tweet three vehicles attended an incident in Otara at 10.53pm on Friday and one person was transported to Middlemore Hospital in a critical condition.

St John referred further comment to police.

A person at the scene on Featherston Crescent in Otara told the Herald there was believed to have been a shooting.

There was a heavy armed police presence in the area, and the road had been blocked off.

The Herald has contacted police for comment.

Fonte: https://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=12253233&ref=rss

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