Man Shot By Police In Paeroa

Publish Date
Friday, 10 June 2016, 9:11AM

A man has died after police fired a shot during an incident in Paeroa this morning.

They were attending a private address in response to reports of someone being threatened with a machete.

The man allegedly threatened police with the weapon.

Police gave first aid to the man but he's died.

Any information about the dead man will not be released until next-of-kin have been informed.

NZ Herald