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15 Nov 2018 7:06
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  •   Home > News > Law and Order

    Arrest following hostage situation at Westfield Manakau

    A man's been arrested after holding a pregnant woman hostage with a knife at Westfield Manakau


    Witnesses say the man ran towards the food court, grabbed the woman and held a knife to her neck for about an hour and half.

    The mall's expected to remain closed for at least another hour.

    © 2018 Newstalk ZB, NZCity


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