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  •   Home > News > National > Auckland

    A man has been tasered in south Auckland after having a go at firefighters and police

    A man has been tasered in south Auckland after having a go at firefighters and police


    Police were called to assist Fire and Emergency staff at a fire on Carlie Street, in Papatoetoe around 11.30 this morning.

    They say a man at the scene was acting in a threatening manner towards fire staff.

    Police say once they arrived on scene, the man continued to act aggressively towards their staff.

    A police officer discharged a taser and the man was arrested and taken into custody.

    Cordons are in place around Carlie Street.

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